Gibson Custom Historic Select 1959 Les Paul Electric Guitar Vintage Cherry Sunburst (SN:HS950377)

SKU: GHS950377-P

Gibson Custom Historic Select 1959 Les Paul Electric Guitar Vintage Cherry Sunburst (SN:HS950377)

SKU: GHS950377-P

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  • Description

    The True Historic lineup from Gibson Custom consists of the most accurate, painstaking reproductions of their original legendary Les Paul models from the '50s. The Gibson Custom Historic Select program builds on the True Historic platform, but what sets it apart is that the Historic Select instruments allow for a more customized '50s Les Paul model.

    This Historic Select 1959 Les Paul blends an array of classic vintage-correct '59 appointments with a selection of unique features that you typically wouldn't find on a stock True Historic model. Instead of the vintage-style Kluson tuning machines that you'd normally find on a True Historic 1959 Les Paul, this Historic Select 1959 Les Paul comes equipped with a set of accurate, precise Grover Kidney  tuners. You may also notice that this Historic Select 1959 Les Paul wears no pickguard and has no toggle switch washer. Why hide the beautifully-figured hand-selected maple top beneath plastics that you don't necessarily need? Don't worry though, the pickguard and switch washer are both inside the case if you ever decide that you want to use them. Offering all the classic sonic splendor of those late '50s Patent Applied For humbuckers, this Historic Select '59 Les Paul comes equipped with a pair of Custom Bucker pickups that are routed through a traditional control compliment. The uncovered zebra pickup in the bridge position lends to the distinctive look of this customized '59 Les Paul.

    Classic '59 Les Paul features give this Historic Select its unmistakable vintage 'Burst appeal. These authentic features include a 2-piece, accurately-carved figured maple top over a lightweight mahogany body, a beefy '59 mahogany 24.75"-scale neck, a one-piece bound rosewood 'board with a nylon nut and reissue trap inlays, traditional hide-glue adhesives, and aged nickel hardware including an ABR-1 non-wire bridge with a lightweight stopbar tailpiece. Rounding out this vintage-inspired package, the Historic Select 1959 Les Paul comes loaded up with period-accurate True Historic plastics, and boasts cream binding, a Vintage Cherry Sunburst top vintage gloss finish, and reissue aniline dye for the back, neck and rims. Comes complete with a hardshell case and include a Certificate of Authenticity from Gibson Custom.

    Get your Gibson Custom Historic Select 1959 Les Paul Electric Guitar Vintage Cherry Sunburst from Sam Ash Direct today. With over nine decades of experience in the music retail business, Sam Ash is dedicated to helping every player and collector find the distinctive instrument that they've been longing for. And remember, your purchase is protected by the security of our 45/60 day return/price protection policy.
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  • Specification

    Number Of Frets 22
    Scale Length 24.75"
    Neck Shape 1959 Les Paul
    Body Style Single Cutaway
    Neck Type Mortise & Tenon
    Neck Wood Mahogany
    Fingerboard Rosewood
    Body Wood Mahogany
    Top Hand-Selected Figured Maple
    Pickup Configuration H-H
    Bridge Pickup Custom Bucker
    Neck Pickup Custom Bucker
    Bridge Type ABR-1 Non Wire with Lightweight Stopbar Tailpiece
    Tuning Machines Grover Kidney
    Orientation Right-Handed
    Case/Bag Included Yes
    Case Type Hardshell Case
    Weight 8 lbs, 14.3 oz.
    Series Historic Select
    Model Historic Select 1959 Les Paul Vintage Cherry Sunburst
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    Warranty Info:

    The manufacturer's warranty covers defects in materials and workmanship for the lifetime of the product. The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.