Ibanez AM 255 Hollow Body 1983

$ 2500.00


AM255 Antique Violin

The AM255 is a hollow body electric guitar model introduced by  for 1983. It was made in Japan by  as part of the .

The AM255 features a compact, semi-hollow, double cutaway body design with an arched, burl mahogany top with ƒ holes and ivory multi-binding on burl mahogany back and sides with a maple center block mated to a set-in mahogany neck with a 22-fret ebony fingerboard with ivory binding and pearl and abalone split block position markers. Components include a pair of Ibanez Super 58  with gold covers and individual volume and tone controls, ivory plastic pickup rings, a Hard Rocker Pro synchronized tremolo bridge, a bone nut, Sure Grip II knobs, and Smooth Tuner tuning machines.

The  is a similar model with a Tune-o-matic style fixed bridge.

The AM255 was discontinued after 1983.
Includes tremolo bar
Shipping cost includes Reverb damage protection 

Specifications Specifications for AM255 Year(s) produced: 1982–1983Sold in: WorldwideMade in: Japan Antique Violin (AV)BodyBody type:
Hollow bodyDimensions:
  Length: 420mm / 16½”
  Width: 355mm / 14″
  Depth: 42mm / 1.65″Top:

  Material: Burl mahogany (laminated)
  Binding: Ivory multi-ply


  Material: Burl mahogany

Neck joint:
BlackKnob style:
 (gold)Hardware color:
StagemasterNeck material:
1-piece mahoganyScale length:
628mm/ 24¾”Fingerboard material:
Ebony w/ ivory bindingFingerboard inlays:
Pearl/ abalone split blockFrets:
22 / mediumNut:
Bone (43mm)Machine heads:
Electronics/ StringsPickup configuration:
HHBridge pickup:
Ibanez  () passive/alnicoNeck pickup:
Ibanez  () passive/alnicoControls:
Two volumes / two tones / 3-way toggle pickup selectorOutput jack:
¼” stereo box (face mounted)Factory tuning:
1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E (E Std.)