Re-created for the player and collector alike, the ’59 Les Paul Standard with a Brazilian fingerboard is the most desirable Les Paul guitar. The Solid Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard insures the ideal player surface for 50’s inspired playability. Featuring a lightly aged finish, the ’59 Les Paul Standard has bumblebee capacitors, historic-spec wiring and vintage reissue components that assure 50’s inspired tone.
Additional features include a Lightweight Aluminum Tailpiece made to original 50’s specifications for lighter weight and vintage tone and sustain. Custombucker Pickups Custom wound to capture the authentic chime, pluck and growl of a true Gibson Les Paul. The Nitro-Cellulose Finish is Hand-applied, and the non-plasticized lacquer is made to live and breathe with the player and develop a personality as unique as its owner. One-Piece Solid Mahogany body - hand selected for lightweight and quality by Gibson Custom.