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Gibson CS '59 Les Paul Standard RI Green Lemon #98274 - Used  From Gibson Guitars

An absolutely gorgeous Custom Shop '59 Reissue Les Paul with some serious electronics upgrades.


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Condition: Used, Excellent

Produced by Gibson's Custom Shop to the most granular detail, the '59 Les Paul issue is a soup to nuts recreation of guitars that fetch hundreds of thousands of dollars on the vintage guitar market. This guitar came from a long time client of ours who decked it out with Wizz PAF Clone pickups and an RS Guitarworks Classic Style Vintage Electronics Upgrade Kit!

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Manufacturer's Description from Gibson Guitars

Gibson Custom Shop's 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue 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 represents the culmination of decades of work by Custom Shop's expert team -- a tireless quest to bring accuracy and authenticity to the hands of fans. It’s 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.

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About Manufacturer

Today's Gibson electric guitars represent the history as well as the future of the electric guitar. The models whose designs have become classics-the ES-175, ES-335, Flying V, Explorer, Firebird, SGs and Les Pauls-are a testament to Gibson's wide appeal, spanning more than four decades of music styles. Gibson's close relationship with musicians is manifest in endorsement models from King, Atkins and jazz greats Howard Roberts and Herb Ellis, plus new Les Pauls made to the personal specifications of rock stars Jimmy Page and Joe Perry. In 1994, Gibson's Centennial year, the new Nighthawk model won an industry award for design, setting the stage for a second hundred years of Gibson quality and innovation.


Model: Custom Shop 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue

Serial: 9 8274

Year: 2020

Weight: 8.6 lbs

Body Material: Mahogany

Top Material: Maple

Body Finish: Gloss

Color: Green Lemon

Neck Material: Mahogany

Neck Shape: C

Scale Length: 24.75"

Fingerboard Material: Brazilian Rosewood

Fingerboard Radius: 12"

Fingerboard Inlay: Cellulose Nitrate Trapezoid

Number of Frets: 22

Nut Material: Nylon

Nut Width: 1 11/16"

Bridge/Tailpiece: ABR-1

Tuners: Kluson Single Line, Single Ring

Number of Pickups: 2

Neck Pickup: Wizz PAF Clone

Bridge Pickup: Wizz PAF Clone

Controls: 2x Volume, 2x Tone (RS Guitarworks Vintage Electronic Upgrade Kit)

Hardware: Nickel

Case: Gibson Hardshell