Gibson Custom Shop 1957 Les Paul Goldtop Reissue VOS Double Gold

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  • Serial#: 71435
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  • Description and Features
  • As Good as Gold Gibson Custom Shop is the pinnacle of craftsmanship, quality, and sound excellence. Each instrument celebrates Gibson’s legacy through accuracy, authenticity and attention to detail. The iconic ‘57 Goldtop has been the tool of choice for countless guitar heroes. Its elegant gold finish, classic solid mahogany/maple construction...

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  • Model: Gibson Custom Shop 1957 Les Paul Goldtop Reissue VOS
  • Top Wood: Maple
  • Body Wood: 2-Piece Plain Maple, Hide Glue Fit
  • Finish Color: Goldtop - Double Gold
  • Fingerboard: Indian Rosewood
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Description

Gibson Custom Shop 1957 Les Paul Goldtop Reissue VOS Double Gold

As Good as Gold

Gibson Custom Shop is the pinnacle of craftsmanship, quality, and sound excellence. Each instrument celebrates Gibson’s legacy through accuracy, authenticity and attention to detail.

The iconic ‘57 Goldtop has been the tool of choice for countless guitar heroes. Its elegant gold finish, classic solid mahogany/maple construction and versatile humbucking pickups represent everything one could possibly need in a Les Paul model.

This authentic recreation exemplifies Gibson Custom Shop’s tireless quest for accuracy to the original year of production, from the woods to the construction to the parts and precise contours throughout.

Each Custom Shop Reissue is every bit the instrument and statement piece as the priceless vintage examples, providing an ownership experience that is endlessly fun.

Features
  • Model: Gibson Custom Shop 1957 Les Paul Goldtop Reissue VOS
  • Builder: Gibson Custom Shop
  • Body Type: Solid Body
  • Top Wood: Maple
  • Body Wood: 2-Piece Plain Maple, Hide Glue Fit
  • Finish Type: Nitrocellulose VOS (Vintage Patina)
  • Finish Color: Goldtop - Double Gold
  • Aging: VOS
  • Back Finish: Nitrocellulose VOS (Vintage Patina) - Natural
  • Binding: 1-Ply Royalite
  • Fingerboard: Indian Rosewood
  • Neck Carve: Chunky C-Shape
  • Scale Length: 24.75" / 62.865cm
  • Neck Radius: 12" / 304.8mm
  • Frets: 22 - Historic Gibson Narrow/Tall
  • Nut Width: 1.687" / 42.85mm
  • Nut Material: Nylon
  • Neck Finish: Nitrocellulose VOS (Vintage Patina)
  • Inlays: Aged Cellulose Nitrate Trapezoid
  • Neck Pickup: Custombucker Alnico III (Unpotted)
  • Bridge Pickup: Custombucker Alnico III (Unpotted)
  • Pickguard: Laminated Cellulose Acetate Butyrate
  • Hardware: Nickel - VOS
  • Bridge: No-Wire ABR-1 with Lightweight Aluminum Stop Bar
  • Tuners: Kluson Single Line, Single Ring
  • Controls: 2 Volume / 2 Tone / 3-Way Toggle Switch
  • Electronics: CTS 500K Audio Taper Potentiometers, Paper-in-Oil Capacitors
  • Extras: Gibson Custom Switchplate Medallion (w/ Historic Brown Plastic Cover in Case), Certificate of Authenticity Booklet, Historic Rei
  • Case: Gibson Custom Shop brown/Pink Lifton Reissue 5-Latch Hardshell Case
  • Weight: 8.3 LBS

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