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1959 Gibson GA-5 Skylark

1959 Gibson GA-5 Skylark

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The Skylarks were introduced in the late fifties as a direct competitor to the Fender Champ and which its circuitry was also modeled on.

Fully original transformers (110V) with all original electronics.

White Gold in colour and with vary minor wear to the tolex. Slight scuffmarks and wear on the corners.

This piece is part of the Andrew Bailey collection in Melbourne.

1960 Gibson GA-5 Skylark

1960 Gibson GA-5 Skylark

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The Gibson Skylarks were introduced in the late fifties as a direct competitor to the Fender Champ and which its circuitry was also modeled on.

Fully original and imported directly from the US, this amp has all its parts in the right place, and was well maintained.

White Gold in colour and with vary minor wear to the tolex. There are two additional screw holes added to move the back panel up closer to the chassis.

110V model in excellent condition.

Part of the Andrew Bailey collection.

1962 Gibson GA-5 Skylark Amp

US $595

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Exceptional sounding Gibson GA-5 Skylark.

Replaced power transformer, new electronics, missing logo, replaced handle. The brown smooth tolex is in great condition, and the chassis is as clean as they come given the age.

This amp has a warm tone that breaks up around 7 on the dial. This model was used extensively by Lenny Kravitz throughout the 90’s and was also responsible for the tone in “Are you Gonna Go My Way”.

This piece is part of the Andrew Bailey collection in Melbourne.

1963 Gibson GA-5 Skylark

1963 Gibson GA-5 Skylark Amp

US $695

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All original condition 1963 GA-5 Skylark, which includes all electronics; two prong power cord, handle, tubes and speakers.

Grill cloth in unmarked condition with only two holes in the top right hand corner were the Gibson Logo once appeared.

The chassis shows signs of wear and slight surface rust. The tolex covering is in very good condition with slight chips to the bottom corners.

5-watt amp that runs quietly and breaks up around 6 for that great overdrive sound. 110V model.

This piece is part of the Andrew Bailey collection in Melbourne.