For sale is a 2016 Gibson Custom Shop True Historic '59 Les Paul in a beautiful Heritage Cherry Sunburst with the original case and certificate of authenticity. This guitar is in excellent condition and in perfect working order. There are some light scratches and dings. Overall, I would rate the condition a solid 8.8 out of 10. Everything on the guitar is original. There are no cracks, repairs, or issues. The neck is straight with no issues and plays great. The original frets are in excellent condition with no wear. The original case works great.
Serial Number: 96184
Nut Width: 1.70"
1st Fret: 0.91"
12th Fret: 1.02"
Neck Type: 1959 Les Paul
Finger Board: Solid Indian Rosewood
Pickups: Custom Bucker's
Weight: 8lb 14oz
The True Historic Series from Gibson Custom feature replica-level detail, from plastics recreated based on lab analysis of original 50's parts to double-carved top and neck profiles and thin, hand-sanded finishes, they are the most complete, accurate, and refined recreations of the guitars that form the mid-century legend of Gibson's solid body range. The True Historic 1959 Les Paul Standard is considered by many to be the pinnacle of Gibson's mid-century solid body electric guitars. The True Historic 1959 Les Paul Standard is an amazingly accurate replica of these highly-valuable guitars rendered in detail so intricate that you'll find the same part numbers and tooling marks on the inside of one the guitar's pickup rings as one, small example. The True Historic 1959 Les Paul Reissue is as close as you can come to owning an original 1959 Les Paul. Experience the ownership and playability of an original, without the price tag of an original.
True Historic Plastics: Based on Lab & Engineering Analysis of Original Parts
True Historic Pickup Covers: The Right Shoulder and Overall Shape of the 50's
Double-Carved Top: Authentic vintage dish profile
Double-Carved Neck: Hand sanded for ideal playability and accurate profile
"Broken" Peghead Edges: Soft, Original Vintage Lines Like Originals
Thinner Peghead Veneer: A Testament to Obsession with Detail
Thinner True Historic Wet-Sanded Finish: Time and Labor Intensive, But Oh So Authentic
Hide Glue Top Construction: An Original 50's Craft Specification
Rolled Fingerbaord Binding: Exceptional Palyability You Have to Feel to Believe