Gibson Howard Roberts TruVintage guitar pickguard celluloid tortoise 5-ply aged binding
Brand new hand-made replacement pickguard for c1973-1981 Gibson Howard Roberts electric archtop guitar. The TruVintage pickguard design captures the look of an original aged pickguard but is a brand-new product. It is made from 100% real celluloid tortoise shell with a rigid semi-translucent acrylic backing for added strength and stability. It has a 5-ply aged ivoroid/black/ivoroid/black/ivoroid binding around the edges except for pickup cut-outs. Hand-buffed glossy finish. Also has a pre-attached black backing strip which makes it very strong and rigid to prevent any kind of warping or twisting. Hand-buffed glossy finish.
Pickguard dimensions: 8” x 4” overall. Pickup cut-out is 1 1/2” wide X 1/4” deep for the single floating pickup. Pickguard also has holes for mounting pickguard to existing hardware.