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Check out some cool photos of this great guitar! This beautiful instrument was built in 2000 and is a re-issue of the famous Gibson Firebird VII model 1963. It features a mahogany body and neck with a rosewood fret board, 3 mini humbuckers, gold hardware, 3 volume knobs, 1 master tone and a Maestro Lyre Vibrola tremolo system. The overall build quality of this guitar is excellent but I still can’t get over the fact they used a right handed tremolo, which means the arm is facing up instead of down, and that’s extremely annoying! My next step will be to find or build a left handed string comb and that will be a challenge! As far as I know there was never a Firebird lefty made in 1963… I have heard that no more than a dozen left handed Firebirds were made during the whole 60’s but this information is hard to verify! In any case it is a rarity and I am glad I am coming somewhat close to the real thing!

Mint condition left handed Epiphone Firebird VII