This is a rare opportunity for the discriminating left hand player. Gil Yaron has been one of the highest regarded Custom guitar builders for many years. To see a lefty come out of his shop is an extremely rare occurrence.
This is one of Gil’s newer designs, and has received rave reviews:
Here is L.A. Session Great Pete Thorn Doing a Demo of the Bone 59:
Here is a review from the March 2014 Guitar Player Magazine:
Here are the specs and costs:
-Gil Yaron Bone ’59 Basic Build: $8000
* pre 1970 CITES certified BRRW board – $450
* Trapezoid Celluloid Nitrate inlays – $90
* Original NOS BB caps (the correct early PIO and not the cheaper Mylar) – $150 (depending availability)
* NOS 50’s harness and PU lead wires (two strands) – $65 (depending availability)
* correct replacement 50’s tuner tips – identical to 50’s – $70
* Private stock maple # 894 – $1800
* Hard shell ATA – $160
* Fully insured Express Air shipping – $175
Total: $10,960 USD
The guitar is only 1 year old and Near New condition, with just a few very minor line indentations on the back around the control cavity. Includes COA and OHSC.
You almost never see a Lefty Gil Yaron guitar available for sale, so don’t hesitate on this one!