Stromberg G-1 (1940)

On Hold

Very clean & strong-sounding 1940 Stromberg G-1 just into the shop for consignment.

The modestly appointed G-1 was a lower-rung guitar in Stromberg's lineup, but its sound and playability leave nothing to be desired. This guitar has been professionally refinished (not sure who did the work), refretted by Gruhn in Nashville, replacement Waverly tuners and an added strap button added. 

The chunky, wide-open sound works well for jazz, but it's also a great guitar for traditional country and western swing comping. 17" wide body, 1 11/16" nut width, notched diamond fingerboard inlays & traditional sunburst finish. With period Parker brand hard case, likely original to the guitar.

On consignment -- no trades, please.

  • SN: 518
  • Laminate construction, 2 back braces
  • "Solid" F hole (introduced in 1940)
  • Original tuners not included

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