Gibson Custom Shop 1959 Les Paul Standard “CME Spec” Red Sky Fade VOS w/59 Carmelita Neck (Serial #CME01181)

$ 6699.00

For over 20 years Gibson Custom has been carrying on their legacy of American craftsmanship and human ingenuity. They firmly believe that there remains a place in the world for the best of the best, and the value of their achievement extends well beyond the glossy sheen and gratifying weight of a well crafted Les Paul guitar.

Gibson Custom takes pride in knowing they bring the most discerning players and collectors in the world some of the most refined Historic Reissue, Archtop and Custom guitars available today. Their achievements reflect decades of a passionate commitment to their position as the World’s Finest Guitar Maker.

Model Number: LPR59PSL16765
Serial Number: CME01181
Finish Package: VOS
Weight: 8lbs 11oz
Case: Hardshell Case

Neck Material: Mahogany
Peghead: Reissue
Head Veneer: Historic Holly Wood Headstock Veneer
Neck Dimensions: Carmelita Fine Carved 59 LP, .900-1.0″

Fingerboard: Indian Rosewood 1-Piece
Scale: 24 3/4
Fingerboard Binding: .04 Cream
Fingerboard Dimension: Standard
Nut: Nylon
Inlays: Reissue Trapezoid
Fretwire: Reissue

Top Material: Figured Maple, CME Hand-Selected
Top Finish: Red Sky Fade
Top Binding: .09 Cream
Back Material: Mahogany 1-Piece Light
Back, Neck, Rims Finish: Historic Red Aniline
Routing: 59 Les Paul Carmelita Tilted
Drilling: 59 Les Paul Historic
Body Dimension: 59 Les Paul Historic
Rim: Hide Glue

Hardware Material: Nickel Aged
Machine Heads: Kluson Reissue
Bridge: ABR-1 Non Wire
Tailpiece: Light Weight Aluminum with Long Stud, Anchor
Jackplate: True Historic Reissue
End Pin: Aluminum
Truss Cover: True Historic
Pickguard: True Historic R9
Knobs: True Historic Gold Top Hats
Switch Tip: True Historic Amber
Switch Washer: True Historic Cream
Backplates: Reissue, Custom Shop Medallion

Neck Pickup: Custom Bucker “S”
Bridge Pickup: Custom Bucker “S”
Pickup Covers: Nickel Plated Historic
Mounting Rings: Cream Historic
Accessories: Certificate of Authenticity, Extra Switch Plate in Case