Gibson Custom Shop Standard Historic 1959 Les Paul Faded Tobacco Gloss

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The 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue from Gibson Custom accurately recreates the original hallowed ’59 Burst in every detail.
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Gibson Custom Shop Standard Historic 1959 Les Paul Faded Tobacco Gloss

The Standard Historic 1959 Standard Les Paul from Gibson Custom delivers the tone, looks and feel of the original ’59, Sunburst Les Paul that set the standard. It features hand-crafted beauty, authentic vintage Gibson tone and historic appointments plus historically accurate aniline dye, hide glue neck construction and the renown sound transference that comes with its long neck tenon. The most important details that made the original the legend are artfully revived for a convincing vintage playing experience.

• Neck Design: Historic long neck tenon
• Top: Book-matched flame maple
• Tailpiece: Lightweight aluminum stopbar
• Finish: Hand-sprayed nitrocellulose lacquer
• Neck Joint: Constructed with hot hide glue
• Pickups: Custom Bucker PAF repros
• Fingerboard: Solid one-piece rosewood
• Body Back: Hand-selected one-piece mahogany
• Neck: Quality mahogany with '59 neck profile


  • Body: Solid, Non-Weight Relieved 1 Piece Mahogany Back
  • Top: Carved figured Maple Top
  • Binding: Single-ply Cream Binding on Top
  • Neck: 1-piece Mahogany Neck with Long Neck Tenon
  • Profile: '59 Rounded
  • Truss Rod: Historic Truss Rod Assembly (No Tubing)
  • Fingerboard: One-piece Rosewood
  • Radius: 12"
  • Scale Length: 24.75"
  • Binding: Single-ply Cream
  • Inlays: Cellulose Trapezoid
  • Nut/E.O.B: 1.687"/2.062"
  • Nut: Nylon, PLEK System slits
  • Headstock Inlay: Holly Headstock Veneer w/ Pearl logo
  • Potentiometers: 2 Volume Controls, 2 Tone Controls
  • Capacitors: Bumblebee
  • Tuners: Kluson™ Deluxe
  • Bridge: ABR-1 bridge
  • Tailpiece: Lightweight Aluminum Stopbar Tailpiece
  • Neck Pickup: Custom Bucker
  • Bridge Pickup: Custom Bucker
  • Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer, Period-Correct Red Aniline Dye
  • Case: Custom Shop Hardshell
  • Additional: Each 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue comes with Certificate of Authenticity, adjustment literature, and warranty documentation.

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