GIBSON B.B. King Lucille

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1980

Manufacture of the Gibson B.B. King Lucille began in 1980. This semi-hollow body has no f-holes. The initial production models had a "Lucille" fretboard inlay, this was discontinued but in 2002 Lucille signature fretboards were available as an option.

Specifications (21)

Body

Body back materialmaple body back
Body shape featuresarchtop, double cutaway
Body sides materialmaple body sides
Body styleES-335 style
Body top materialmaple body top
Hollow bodysemi-hollow body
Pickguard materialbound pickguard

Hardware

Bridgetune-o-matic bridge
Hardware colorgold hardware
Tailpiecestop tailpiece

Fretboard

Fingerboard inlay materialpearl fingerboard inlay material
Fingerboard materialebony fingerboard
Fingerboard position markersblock fingerboard position markers

General

Finish colorsblue finish, ebony finish, red finish
Number of strings6 strings

Neck

Number of frets22 fret
Peghead (headstock)bound headstock
Tuner layoutthree-each-side

Electronics

Pickups configuration2 humbucker pickups

Controls

Tone controls1 tone switch, 2 tone controls
Volume controls2 volume controls

Prices (5)

DatePriceConditionNameComments
2008£1700good
2016€1250good
2006$3000excellent
2017$3300excellent
2017$1500good

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