Archtop guitar

An archtop guitar is a hollow steel-stringed acoustic or semiacoustic guitar with a full body and a distinctive arched top, whose sound is particularly popular with jazz, blues, and rockabilly players.

Archtop guitar
The Gibson Super 400 CES, an electric archtop
String instrument
Classification String
Inventor(s)Orville Gibson
Related instruments
Builders
Gibson, Gretsch, Epiphone

Typically, an archtop guitar has:


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