Gibson Custom Shop 1959 Les Paul Electric Guitar, Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard (with Case)

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Featuring an increasingly rare Brazilian rosewood fingerboard, this '59 Les Paul reissue also includes a pair of Custombuckers for vintage-sounding PAF tone.

What's special about this item?

Feature: What it does:
Brazilian rosewood fretboard Highly sought-after wood, extremely resonant
Figured maple top Beautiful wood grain; brighter tone
Mahogany body Rich, warm, focused sound; added sustain
Mahogany neck Great sustain, strength, and warm tone

The Gibson '59 Les Paul Standard with a Brazilian fingerboard is the most desirable Les Paul, re-created for player and collector alike with a lightly aged finish, bumblebee capacitors, historic-spec wiring and vintage reissue components that assure 50's inspired tone. Features include a Lightweight Aluminum Tailpiece made to original 50's specifications for lighter weight and vintage tone and sustain. Custombucker Pickups Custom wound to capture the authentic chime, pluck and growl of a true Gibson Les Paul. The Nitro-Cellulose Finish is Hand-applied, and the non-plasticized lacquer is made to live and breathe with the player and develop a personality as unique as its owner. One-Piece Solid Mahogany body - hand selected for lightweight and quality by Gibson Custom. The Solid Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard insures the ideal player surface for 50's inspired playability.

- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Peghead: Reissue
- Head Veneer: Reissue True Historic
- Dimensions: Carmelita Fine Carved
- Fingerboard: Brazilian Rosewood - hand picked
- Scale: 24 3/4
- Nut: Nylon
- Inlays: Reissue
- Fretwire: Reissue
- Body Material: Mahogany
- Routing: Double Carved 59
- Top: Figured Maple - 2 Piece - Hand Picked
- Back: 1 Piece Mahogany Light
- Hide Glue Top - Neck - Neck Fit
- Fingerboard and Body Binding - Cream
- Hardware: Nickel Aged
- Machine Heads: Kluson Reissue
- Bridge: ABR-1
- Tailpiece: Light weight with long stud anchor
- Truss Rod Cover: True Historic
- Pickguard: True Historic R9
- Knobs: True Historic Gold Top Hats
- Mounting Rings: True Historic Cream
- Switch Tip: True Historic Amber
- Backplates: Reissue and Custom Shop Medallion
- Pickups: Custom Bucker

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 800-444-2766

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