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Meet Fun Gus...my new whooped to death 1955 Goldtop!

CDaughtry

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I'd like to introduce you to Fun Gus ("fungus"...get it?), my brand new, to me, 1955 Goldtop. Ole' Gus has been well loved as you can see. He sounds like a MILLION BUCKS!


Here's some pics:

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marshall1987

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Congratulations! Wow...if only that guitar could talk. :salude

Do you know of the provenance or past owners?
 

goldtop0

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Crikey dick.........Goldfungus.........a real treasure trove of stories in that beauty I reckon:2cool
 

zhivago

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Woah! This puppy has been through the all the wars put together and survived! :wow

Looks awesome, CD! :yah
 

akstrat61

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Another great add to your collection of well loved guitars!:dude:

Looks a bit like some of the guitars that weathered Nashville a time back?:hmm
 
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That came from Gary, right? The condition was listed as 'very good'.. :hee

Anyway, congrats with this one - it had your name written on it. :hank
 
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