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Gibson Custom 1959 Les Paul Reissue Quilt Hand-picked Electric Guitar

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The 1959 Les Paul from the Gibson Custom Shop is an historically accurate reproduction of an original Holy Grail 1959 Les Paul. Countless original 19...Click To Read More About This Product

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The most desirable of guitars gets a magnificent top.

The 1959 Les Paul from the Gibson Custom Shop is an historically accurate reproduction of an original Holy Grail 1959 Les Paul. Countless original 1959 Les Pauls were inspected, measured, scanned, and recorded. Every Les Paul from the era was a little different from every other. Necks, top carves, heels, pickups, even the dimensions of the binding could vary. Sometimes by incremental measurments, sometimes more.

The Gibson Custom Shop created a spec that most accurately reproduced the combination of all of these original guitars. The result is a great playing Tone Monster that will become the next Holy Grail for players, fans, and collectors alike. The dramatic and unique Quilt Maple top is hand-selected from countless board feet of Quilted Maple. Quilt being among the most rare of "Figure" anomalys to occur in Maple.

FEATURES
Body
Body shape: Single cutaway
Body type: Solid body
Body material: Solid wood
Top wood: Maple quilted hand-picked
Body wood: Solid mahogany
Body finish: Nitrocellulose
Orientation: Right handed
Neck
Shape: Early '50s rounded
Wood: Mahogany
Joint: Set-in
Scale length: 24.75"
Truss rod: Standard
Finish: Nitrocellulose
Fretboard
Material: Rosewood
Radius: 12"
Fret size: Standard
Number of frets: 22
Inlays: Trapezoid
Nut width: 1.687" (42.8mm)
Pickups
Configuration: HH
Neck: CustomBucker
Middle: Not applicable
Bridge: CustomBucker
Brand: Gibson
Active or passive: Passive
Series or parallel: Not applicable
Piezo: Not applicable
Active EQ: Not applicable
Special electronics: Bumblebee capacitors
Controls
Control layout: Separate volume, tone
Pickup switch: 3-way
Coil tap or split: Not applicable
Kill switch: Not applicable
Hardware
Bridge type: Fixed
Bridge design: ABR-1
Tailpiece: Stopbar
Tuning machines: Kluson deluxe
Color: Nickel
Other
Number of strings: 6-string
Special features: Hand-picked quilted maple top
Case: Hardshell case
Accessories: Certificate of authenticity
Country of origin: United States

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