$739.98. Epiphone DR-100 Dreadnought Acoustic a Guitar Ebony Immaculate Condition. We use cookies to understand how you use our site, give you an awesome experience, and deliver our services. Our hours of operation are Tuesday-Saturday, 11am-6pm PST. Learn More. Shop for the Epiphone Inspired by 1964 Texan Acoustic-Electric Guitar and receive free shipping on your order and the guaranteed lowest price. In 1960, Epiphone's production moved to the Gibson plant in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The Texan FT-79 is perhaps rock's most famous acoustic guitar for its association with Paul McCartney and Peter Frampton. 1963-1969 Epiphone FT-30 Caballero. Westerngitarre. Hi, ive been thinking about buying the masterbilt dr-500m, but recently i discovered the new model inspired by texan and i love the look of it. Epiphone is an American musical instrument manufacturer founded in 1873 by Anastasios Stathopoulos, currently based in Nashville, Tennessee.In 1957, Epiphone, Inc. was purchased by Gibson and relocated from New York to Kalamazoo, Michigan.Epiphone was Gibson's main rival in the archtop market prior to 1957. Now, the Texan is made in the USA once again and is proudly handcrafted in Bozeman, Montana by Gibson’s finest acoustic luthiers. Epiphone Masterbilt Texan in Faded Cherry Aged Gloss. 1958 Epiphone Texan, Natural top, Hard to find early version with short peg head, Pearl inlaid Script logo, Kluson tuners, Early truss rod cover, 1 & 11/16 inches wide at the nut, Fixed bridge, Great neck angle, Fine sounding, Fabulous instrument, Excellent condition, Vintage Epiphone hard case, $7,995 FT-145 TEXAN GUITAR Here's a vintage 1973 Epiphone FT-145 Texan acoustic guitar. Kalamazoo made. Learn More, We understand the importance of online privacy and are committed to complying with the EU General Data Protection Regulation. In stock and shipping now. Proudly Handcrafted in Bozeman, Montana by Gibson Acoustic Luthiers, the Made in the U.S.A. Epiphone Texan is built using a solid Sitka Spruce top, Mahogany back and sides, with a Rosewood fingerboard and bridge. Currency: Epiphone Vintage Archtop Case Re-Upholstered. FT79 Texan flattop. Free delivery for many products! or Best Offer. ... 1963 Epiphone Texan Acoustic Guitar (EPA0315) C $5,572.98. Our hours of operation are Tuesday-Saturday, 11am-6pm PST. Home Forums > Buy, Sell or Trade > Epiphone Classifieds > 1958 Epiphone FT-79 Texan Discussion in 'Epiphone Classifieds' started by Chris Gann, Sep 5, 2016. or Buy it now. 1958 Epiphone Texan, Natural top, Hard to find early version with short peg head, Pearl inlaid Script logo, Kluson tuners, Early truss rod cover, 1 & 11/16 inches wide at the nut, Fixed bridge, Great neck angle, Fine sounding, Fabulous instrument, Excellent condition, Vintage Epiphone hard case, $7,995 0 bids. I do not know if the FT79 was ever made as a 12. $550.00. or Best Offer. Thank The Epiphone Inspired by “1964” Texan is a cool guitar, and it’s hard to imagine getting more value for a street price of around $400. 1961-1962 Epiphone FT-30 Caballero. The FT-79 model designation began life as a New York made Epiphone flat top in 1941, and after the CMI takeover, the Texan designation was added for the 1958 model year. Tags: epiphone; ft79; texan; vintage; Chris Gann New Member. ... Paul McCartney 1964 Texan Signature Guitars. On auction sites like Ebay and uBid, search for completed sales so you can see how much guitars like yours have sold for. 1959 Epiphone Texan. It has a big sound, with good frets and is easy to play.This is a rare and collectible acoustic guitar. You know it’s a Gibson if there is the letter “A” preceding the serial number found on the label of a hollow body model. The Epiphone Texan is a reissue of a 1960s slope shouldered acoustic guitar. The Epiphone FT-79 Texan was introduced in 1958, just after the Gibson buyout in October of 1957. Peter Frampton "1964" Texan, designed with GRAMMY ™ winner and Musicians Hall of Fame member Peter Frampton. Y866 33 on the internal headblock. For some reason, a new numbering system was started in 1944. 1957 übernahm Gibson den ehemaligen Konkurrenten Epiphone. Thank Aus dieser Zeit (1958 bis 1961) stammt auch eines der bekanntesten Modelle: die Epiphone Sheraton. Epiphone Acoustic Guitars - Check out the latest Epiphone Guitars to arrive in stock at Rich Tone Music Sheffield. £300.00. 1958 Epiphone Texan, Natural top, Hard to find early version with short peg head, Pearl inlaid Script logo, Kluson tuners, Early truss rod cover, 1 & 11/16 inches wide at the nut, Fixed bridge, Great neck angle, Fine sounding, Fabulous instrument, Excellent condition, Vintage Epiphone hard case, $7,995 Serial Numbers, 1944 to 1950, acoustic guitars only. with the original Epiphone branded case, and the original truss rod wrench, Heriba" Capo(dastro) and assorted finger and flat picks all included. Ending 3 Dec at 12:51PM GMT 5d 6h. Your purchases also help protect forests, including trees traditionally used to make instruments. This super lightweight 3 1/3 inch thick guitar weighs 7.20 lbs. Epiphone Dobro Hounddog With Slimbucker pickup. These Epiphone guitars were only intended as a special event, but public reaction prompted Rosenberg to reissue more classic designs. In 1957, Epiphone is sold to CMI, Gibson's parent company, for $20,000.00. £300.00. Vintage numbers from 1932 to 1970 are supported. Dan Wean demonstrates this 1961 Epiphone Texan. It is a FT-160 Epiphone, 12 string manufactured during the "Norlin Years". Paying tribute to our iconic past, the Original Collection brings back the classic guitars that shaped sound across all generations and genres of music. Now, the amazing Epiphone USA Texan is made in America once again and is proudly handcrafted in Bozeman, Montana by Gibson's finest acoustic luthiers. Watch; Epiphone Ltd. Ed. "Texan" was a name borrowed from a more famous FT79 "Texan" of Beatles fame. You know it’s a Gibson if there is the letter “A” preceding the serial number found on the label of a hollow body model. Masterbilt label, high … Whilst it’s true that Epiphone do offer more affordable versions of some Gibson models, many of them are legendary guitars in their own right. Kalamazoo made. The new 64 Texan is a visually striking guitar. 1966 Epiphone Texan. Items must be returned in original, as-shipped condition with all original packaging. France, The Goth Les Paul Studio/FR, Goth 1958 Explorer/FR and Goth 1958 Flying-V/FR have an optional licensed, double-locking Floyd Rose tremolo system for added moves and grooves, and '57N Hot-B humbuckers.. Gibson used leftover NY Epiphone long scale necks and mated them to a J-45 body. Vintage Acoustic Guitar Epiphone Texan FT-145 in Hard Case, 1970s, Excellent. $74.88. Epiphone Texan Acoustic Guitar 70’s. To reflect our commitment, we updated our terms and conditions. Since 1958, the Epiphone Texan has been the inspiration for generations of world-class songwriters including Paul McCartney, Peter Frampton and Noel Gallagher of Oasis. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for 1958 Epiphone Texan FT 79 Vintage Acoustic Guitar (EPA0249) at the best online prices at eBay! Terms & Conditions | Registered Trademarks. Ending Saturday at 9:18PM PST 6d 6h. By continuing to use Reverb, you agree to these updates, and to our cookie policy. A 1964 Texan model is one of the most heard acoustic guitars in history, as Paul McCartney played it (tuned a half step down) for the recording of “Yesterday” in 1965. Now, the amazing Epiphone USA Texan is made in America once again and is proudly handcrafted in Bozeman, Montana by Gibson's finest acoustic luthiers. Right: Epiphone label as used on Gibson-made guitars from 1958 to 1969; this one is 1960. Epiphone Elitist 1965 Texan.