Gibson Custom Shop 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue Murphy Lab Ultra Light Aged, Southern Fade Burst
Gibson Custom Shop 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue Murphy Lab Ultra Light Aged Electric Guitar, Southern Fade Burst
The magnificently royal Custom Shop model Gibson 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue Murphy Lab Ultra Light Aged electric guitar is not just a tribute to the priceless original models – it's a clone of them. From laser-scanned dimensions to chemically-recreated plastics to color-matched shades of sunburst, every element has been rendered in unbelievable detail. It features a Southern Fade Burst color with a Murphy Lab Ultra Light Aged finish, as well as a cream pickguard and a set of lightly aged hardware.
Representing the culmination of decades of work by Gibson's Custom Shop expert team, this guitar features a stunning two-piece figured maple top on a one-piece lightweight mahogany solidbody, complete with a 1-ply royalite binding to match. The solid mahogany neck boasts an authentic '59 medium C-profile, showing off a perfect and smooth Indian rosewood fingerboard on top adorned with twenty-two medium jumbo frets and a set of cellulose nitrate trapezoid inlays.
In their tireless quest to bring accuracy and authenticity to the hands of fans, the Custom Shop team has outfitted this Les Paul with a pair of unpotted Custombucker Alnico 3 pickups, producing a tried-and-true vintage P.A.F. tonality that can be adjusted to your preference using the dual volume and dual tone controls, along with the three-way toggle switch. This guitar is the definition of cool, and it's the best representation of the 1959 Les Paul Standard since the Gibson Custom Shop began making Historic Reissues over twenty-five years ago. With the unique character, vibe and feel of the original example from Gibson's Golden Era, the Custom Shop 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue Murphy Lab Ultra Light Aged electric guitar is definitely worth checking out — available now at Replay Guitar Exchange!
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Neck material: solid mahogany
Scale length: 24.75"
Nut width: 1.687"
Fingerboard radius: 12"
Neck shape: authentic '59 medium C
Fingerboard material: Indian rosewood
Frets: 22, medium jumbo
Country of origin: USA
Hard shell case included