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Monday, June 7, 2010

1959 Vintage Gibson Les Paul

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"Only 256 of these made in 1959 with an estimated 244 left to date.

# Guitar serial number: 9 1797
# All original including factory-installed Bigsby tailpiece
# Original owner replaced pickguard bracket/screw--original bracket and screw are included (see picture)
# Strings have been removed and guitar kept in climate controlled facility
# Solid mahogany neck and body
# Ebony fingerboard with single white binding and pearl block inlays
# multiple binding on the top and back edges of body
# Grover Rotomatic tuners
# White-trimmed truss rod cover engraved Les Paul Custom
# Three Patent-Applied-For humbucking pickups
# ABR-1 tune-o-matic bridge
# Gold-plated metal hardware
# Black finish
# Black beveled-edge laminated plastic pickguard
# Clear-top black bonnet-shaped tone and volume knobs"

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