Product SKU: GV10231022

Gibson ES-335TDC Cherry (Pre Owned, 1964, VG+) #67463 (10 Digits from Eric Clapton’s ’64 #67473)


In Stock Actual product in photograph(s)
Add to Wishlist
Add to Wishlist
Product SKU: GV10231022

The Gibson ES-335TDC Cherry 1964 has a Laminated Maple Semi-Hollow Body, Slim Taper Mahogany Neck, Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard, Small Block Inlays, Re-fretted, Neck Refinished and Re-bound, Original Pat. No. Pickups with Covers Removed, Incl. Original Black Gibson Case.

Please note: Due to the age, value and requirements of CITES, this guitar is for collection only. Please contact us before purchasing to discuss alternative arrangements.

The serial number of this guitar is 10 away from Eric Clapton's 1964 with serial number #67473 pictured below:


  • Has had re-fret.
  • Neck refinish with new nut, binding and side dots (most likely this was done as part of the re-fret. Serial number just about visible under new lacquer. You can also see the original neck wear under new lacquer. No signs of neck break.)
  • Two holes filled next to neck strap button.
  • Original Pat. No. pickups with covers removed.
  • Some replaced screws on pickup rings and truss rod cover.
  • New 3-way switch tip.
  • Original pots and caps (Bumblebee) date to 1964.


  • Brand: Gibson
  • Model: ES-335TDC
  • Colour: Cherry
  • Body: Semi-Hollow Laminated Maple / Poplar
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Neck Profile: Slim Taper
  • Fingerboard: Brazilian Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Inlays: Small Block
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12"
  • Nut Width: 1 11/16"
  • Scale Length: 24.75"
  • Frets: 22
  • Binding: Cream
  • Pickguard: 5-Ply Black
  • Tuners: Kluson Deluxe Double-Ring
  • Bridge: Tune-O-Matic with Stopbar Tailpiece
  • Hardware: Nickel
  • Pickups: Patent No. with Covers Removed
  • Controls: 2 Volume, 2 Tone, 3 Way Switch
  • No. Of Strings: 6
  • Case/Gigbag: Original Black Gibson Hard Case
  • Condition: Pre Owned, 1964, VG+

Any order placed before 2pm (Mon-Fri) will be despatched that same day. We ship worldwide, fully tracked and insured, and you can follow your shipment online every step of the way.

UK Delivery (mainland and non-extended areas): Free, next day service as standard on all guitars. Saturday delivery services also available. Please contact us if you wish to specify a particular delivery date.

Non-UK Delivery: Worldwide shipping prices are calculated at the checkout. Fully insured and tracked via UPS. Please note; customs and duty charges will be payable on delivery.

No hassle returns

We know how much of a gamble it can be purchasing a guitar online without trying it first. That’s why if you receive your order and it’s not as you expected, let us know within 14 working days and we will have it collected by UPS.

Once back we will refund (minus restocking charge) or exchange the item if preferred. Online purchases only.

Fully setup & triple checked quality control

We have in-house guitar technicians here at Guitar Village, so that means all guitars in stock are constantly checked and maintained for optimum playability.

As soon as a guitar is sold it will be fully set-up to ensure it is playing great right out of the box. It will then go through an inspection checklist and is checked again for quality and playability by two more members of staff. Let us know any preferred setup requirements and we will be happy to oblige!


All new products come with a 12 month warranty as standard. Some products will come with an extended manufacturer’s warranty - these will be included with the product and will usually need to be activated after purchase via the manufacturer’s website. Ex Demo products will also come with a 12 month warranty. Pre-owned products come with a 3 month warranty.

Real time stock levels

Fed up with websites advertising guitar that they don’t actually have? So are we! The Guitar Village website is updated in real-time, so that means the second we sell out of a guitar the website will say ‘out of stock’. If it says ‘In Stock’, rest assured we do actually have it in stock and ready to go!

Actual image photography

We don’t want you to have any nasty surprises when you receive a guitar from us so we do our own photography in-house.

Any high-end guitar with a figured finish or unique features will have its own images. If you see “✓ Actual product in photograph(s)” next to the product listing, this will be the actual item you receive.

Any guitar priced under £2000 with an opaque/block finish, or lightly figured woods may have an example image of the guitar.

Click & collect

Don’t fancy the painful wait at home for the courier to deliver your new toy?

If you’re not a million miles away not come in and collect it from the shop? All you need to do it select “Collect from store” at the checkout, pay in full online then pop in with proof of purchase, along with some photo ID* and you can take it away right then and there!

*Photo ID must be a valid passport or driving license.

Ex Demo/New Old Stock Products

Occasionally we list items as ‘Ex Demo’ or ‘New Old Stock’. These are new but may not necessarily be in perfect condition and could have had minor repairs, marks, scratches and/or other defects.

These will be fully described and discounted accordingly.

At Guitar Village we're committed to offering you the very best shopping experience possible. We strive to provide you with an unmatched choice of guitars as well as our award-winning friendly customer service, combined with the best prices in the UK. Occasionally the odd price pops up a little cheaper somewhere else. We don't want any of our customers to ever have to decide between our high level of service and a lower price, so we will always endeavour to price match our UK competitors.

To qualify for a price match it must be:

  • From an official authorised dealer,
  • Identical to the product we are selling (model, colour, specs),
  • In stock and ready to ship,
  • Clearly advertised at the cheaper price on their website (not a price quoted over the phone),
  • An outright purchase price, not including finance, part exchange or any other offer.

Usually these cheaper prices are offered by online-only warehouse retailers with little overheads and a "stack 'em high, sell 'em cheap" philosophy, sacrificing the customer service that's essential to back-up any purchase.

When you buy from Guitar Village you can rest assured that your item will be:

  • In stock if the website says it is,
  • Guitars fully setup to any given requirements by one of our full time in-house guitar techs prior to dispatch,
  • Triple checked through our extensive quality control,
  • Safely and securely packaged, then dispatched using UPS - fully tracked and insured,
  • Full after-sales customer support.