Ibanez 2461 Johnny Smith Jazz Archtop 1976 – 1977 – Natural

$ 3240.60

Vintage 1976/7 Ibanez 2461 Johnny Smith Jazz Archtop. “Lawsuit” model, virtually identical in dimensions, scale and bracing to its Gibson namesake. Label bears the signature of builder M Sugihara.

Ebony fingerboard with pearl split block inlays, bookmatched tiger flame maple back and sides, and gold hardware. Equipped with floating mini-humbucking pickups, 3 way rotary pickup selector and independent volume and tone controls.

In very good structural condition but some binding chipping, cracking and discolouration (see last three pics).