This neck was salvaged from a ruined Epiphone Ft-160 body. When trying to date your vintage Epiphone or Gibson instrument, the most accurate way to do it is by decoding the serial number. Vintage Correct Parts is proud to offer, for your consideration, A fantastic and original (1) Vintage c 1950's / 1960's Epiphone tuner set This rare original set of tuners is correct for your high end Epiphone archtop (Triumph Regent, Emperor, Zephyr, Broadway, etc etc) These also popped up on Gibson Archtops from time to time, such as the ES-175 and L-4, as Gibson probably used them in a pinch. Very nice, quality instrument, plays great and has been my jazz box for the last year. This is a gorgeous example of the Epiphone Emperor II Joe Pass semi-hollowbody guitar. Guitars like the Emperor and Broadway established a fine reputation, which still stands with vintage guitar collectors today. New Listing Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor II Pro Vintage Natural sn 20091528677. CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO CHECK OUT MORE!!! Because there aren’t any factory ledgers prior to the 1980’s for Epiphone, these stamps will give you the closest approximation to their manufacturing date. Buy It Now. Brand New. Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor II Pro Vintage Sunburst Electric Guitar With Soft Case. The is at the higher end of Epi’s archtops, making them suitable for intermediate players. Brand New. Vintage Epiphone 12 String Acoustic Guitar Neck FT-160 With Screws 21 Frets. Epiphone's Joe Pass Emperor II PRO is packing Epiphone ProBucker pickups, a 4-wire design with coil-tapping inspired by Gibson's legendary BurstBuckers. Please note pick guard has been removed (before prior purchase). Free shipping. The pick guard is not original; when I got the guitar it did not have one, but I mounted a Gibson pick guard arm and cut the current pick guard based on a template out of an old fender pick guard. Every time Gibson brought out a new, larger instrument, Epiphone would respond with a model that was slightly bigger. In 1928 the name was changed to "Epiphone" after Epi Stathopoulo, president of the company and one of the founder's sons. 6 user reviews on Epiphone Emperor Regent. About This Listing. The Epiphone Emperor Regent Electric Guitar has a select spruce top, laminated maple body, 3-piece maple neck, and the distinctive Frequensator trapeze tailpiece that compensates for string length. Epiphone Emperor Swingster Naming a guitar the 'Swingster' is guaranteed to set quiffs a twitchin' in the rockabilly community. $981.00. 1. or Best Offer. Up for sale, a 1951 Epiphone Broadway Regent vintage archtop guitar in excellent condition and in perfect working order. or Best Offer In the 1930's, the company changed its emphasis to guitars. I can’t think of any other brand more synonymous with affordable hollow body and semi-hollow guitars. ProBuckers conjure the sound of the original hand-wound PAF humbuckers designed by Seth Lover at Gibson's Kalamazoo factory in the late 1950s. Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor II Pro in Vintage Sunburst. 6 N S p o n s L o A O r Y e d E W 3. Free returns. Collectors of vintage guitars snap up the authentic Elitist reissues of the Emperor, Casino and Excellente. Also has a floating Rosewood; Thumbwheel bridge and Vintage Scroll Trapeze Tailpiece. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller. The subject of today’s Catch, the Emperor, was Epiphone’s final salvo in that war. From Japan. Jonathan Stout really knows how to play these beautiful arch top guitars! Compared to other archtops, this guitar has a … Free shipping. Price Guide Estimated Value. Details of the Epiphone Emperor, E112T (Ephiphone's finest guitar and proudest achievement) and Sheraton, E212T (a superb professional guitar, second only to the Emperor).Two very rare Epiphones made in incredibly small numbers - particularly the Emperor. Epiphone Emperor Regent Vintage Burst 2010. Here we have a fantastic Epiphone archtop guitar from the golden age of orchestra guitars. Epiphone’s Zephyr Emperor Regent of the early 1950s represents not only the most deluxe electric guitar the company ever made, it also marks the culmination of a 20-year rivalry with Gibson that kept both companies at the forefront of innovation through the 1930s and ’40s. Epiphone was the only banjo company to successfully switch to guitar production. Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor-II PRO - Vintage Sunburst Hollowbody Electric Guitar with Spruce Top, Maple Back and Sides, Pau Ferro, and 2 Humbucking Pickups - Vintage Sunburst $699.00. Buy It Now. Details: material, vintage, epiphone, bass, sunburst, limited, edition, combined, design, black. Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor II Pro Vintage Sunburst NEW Free Shipping. C $1,995.53. Lovely sounding and good looking guitar and will certainly please the new owner. Pre … Or $20/month § … Manufacture of good quality trs, Korea, this guitar "natural" let apparatre all grains of the woods, and they must be chosen without reconatre default because of the transparency of the varnish that hides nothing. When the production of Terada stopped in 1997 it was handed over by Korean … Has been well looked after for the last 15 years and only used indoors. 1943 Epiphone Emperor. From Japan. Epiphone quality rivals that of any guitar manufacturer in the world, while rock 'n' roll fans delight in the company's signature models like the Marcus Henderson Apparition, the Zakk Wylde ZV Custom and the Joe Bonamassa Goldtop. Joe Pass (born Joseph Anthony Jacobi Passalaqua) (January 13, 1929 – May 23, 1994) was an Italian-American jazz guitarist of Sicilian descent. $440 - $580. Comes with hard case. The new Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor-II PRO honors the “President of Bebop Guitar” and one of the most prolific and groundbreaking electric guitarists in the history of jazz. From Japan. Limited edition combined with vintage design and please feel free to message me with any questions you have. But tragedy occured, with the death of Epaminondas Stathopoulos; the driving force behind Epiphone at the time. Fitted with a genuine DeArmond Rhythm Chief 1100 of similar vintage, this stunningly rare New York-made Epiphone is an exquisite and elegant archtop both acoustically and plugged in. THIS GUITAR HAS SOLD!! Brand New. 1946 Epiphone Emperor. Free returns. The new Joe Pass Emperor-II PRO is a fitting tribute to Joe, who was a great inspiration and friend to Epiphone and guitarists throughout the world. Here's Jonathan playing our Epiphone Emperor here at #NormansRareGuitars! Watch; S I p o n P s o 8 r K e d V 0 A 6 Y 1. 1954 Epiphone catalog with a blond Emperor … Under $850.00 - apply Price filter. 'Rare vintage in excellent condition' Sold in Japan only, Emperor-J not only represents the impeccable craftsmanship, also put herself in the first line of rare Japan vintage. C $1,192.45. The Joe Pass Emperor-II PRO is a … Price. Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor-II Pro Hollow Body Safe Delivery From Japan. In the 1930s, Gibson and Epiphone were in competition to make the largest, loudest archtop guitar. Save epiphone emperor regent to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Archtop guitars are somewhat of a trademark for Epiphone, especially in catering for beginner and intermediate players. Very nice condition with only very minor blemishes. The Swingster is a single cutaway model. Mint Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor Ii Pro. Epiphone and Gibson had peacefully coexisted in the 1920s. Epiphone Emperor Regent - Vintage Sunburst - 2nd Hand £369 Sold Out. C $1,530.62. Epiphone Introduced Orange Label from a Japanese Manufacturer Terada Music from 1987-1997, featuring lighter and smaller-looking body. Neck is still in relatively nice shape for the age. But still in usable shape with lots of life left in it. Pre-Owned. Medium Jumbo frets with Epiphone ProBucker-2 and 3 pickups with a coil-tap at the bridge and neck volume knobs. Epiphone 1961 full line catalog, page 4. Watch; Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor Ii Pro Vintage Sunburst 1401. Pre-Owned. This is without question one of the finest instruments we've ever had the pleasure of offering for sale. ... Vintage 1947 Epiphone Deluxe Zephyr Regent Guitar Great Condition Original Case. $1,120.36. + 7 S 0 P O N S O A R P A 7 E E D-1-1 U J-1 0 F J-1-1. C $1,835.14. The classic Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor-II PRO honors the "President of Bebop Guitar," one of the most prolific and groundbreaking guitarists in the history of jazz. With a lower bout width of 18.5 inches, the Epiphone Emperor is one of the largest archtops ever made. or Best Offer +$70.00 shipping. From Japan +C $257.76 shipping. Two missing screws from a piece by tuners. The Epiphone Emperor Swingster hollowbody electric guitar instills a twangy vintage character into a classic design! Brand New. Epiphone as a company pre 1956 was Gibson’s main rival, and the Emperor as a guitar model the rival to the Gibson Super 400. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller. Epiphone Emperor Regent - Antique Sunburst - 2nd Hand £299 Sold Out. epiphone joe pass emperor-ii vintage sunburst. Some nicks and scratches in the finish and wood. Blues Vintage Guitars Inc. is proud to offer this exceptionally rare pre-war 1940 Epiphone Emperor acoustic archtop with an amazing Natural finish. New Vintage Natural Finish plus ProBucker™ pickups with coil-splitting. 2 used from $602.40. Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor II - Natural w/ Hard Case - 2nd Hand £399 Sold Out. 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