Gibson Custom True Historic 1957 Les Paul Goldtop Reissue Vintage Antique Gold (Serial #76231)

6-String Solid Body Electric Guitar in Vintage Antique Gold with Rosewood Fingerboard, Includes Hardshell Case. Made in the USA.

Gibson Custom True Historic 1957 Les Paul Goldtop Reissue Vintage Antique Gold (Serial #76231)

Brand New
  • $4,997.00

Description & Specs

From Gibson:

The last of the original Goldtops re-created like never before thanks to 2015's True Historic specs, with exacting appointments and materials, period-correct construction, and luscious PAF-style pickups.

Top Wood Species: Plain Maple
Pieces: 2
Binding: Single Bound, True Historic Reissue Cream

Back Wood Species: Mahogany
Pieces: 1
Binding: Top Only

Glue: Hand Applied Hide Glue
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect: Hand selected backs for lightweight
Carve: Original 1957 Les Paul

Neck Wood Species: Mahogany
Pieces: 1
Truss Rod: Historic Reissue-No Tubing
Profile: 1957 Les Paul
Thickness at Fret 1: 2.26 cm /.900"
Thickness at Fret 12: 2.54 cm / 1.0"

Peg Head Type: 1957 True Historic Thin Head Veneer
Inlay: Pearl
Peg Head Binding: None
Logo: "Gibson"
Silkscreen: "Les Paul"
Headstock Angle: 17 Degrees
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect: Holly head veneer has been re-tooled, reproducing the original thinner specification of the late 1950's

Neck Joint Angle: 4 Degrees
Type: Reissue
Adhesive: Hot Hide Glue
Gauges Used: Pitch and Alignment Gauge

Nut Style: 6/6
Material: Nylon
Width: 4.28 cm / 1.687"
  • E: .13716 cm / 0.054"
  • A: .10414 cm / 0.041"
  • D: .04826 cm / 0.019"
  • G: .0381 cm / 0.015" 
  • B: .03556 cm / 0.014" 
  • e: .03048 cm / 0.012"

Fingerboard Wood Species: Solid Indian Rosewood
Pieces: 1
Radius: 30.38 cm / 12"
Frets: 22
Scale: 62.865 cm / 24.75"
Binding: .040 True Historic Reissue Cream
Side Dots (Color): Tortoise Shell

Inlays Style: Trapezoid
Material: Aged Nitrocellulose

Pickups Style: Custom Bucker
Winds/Coil: Screw side/Slug side: 5200-5590
Material of Wire (gauge): #42 Enamel
Coil Material: ABS
Coil Winding Process: Machine Wound
Pole Piece Material: 416 Grade Stainless Steel
Slug Material: 416 Grade Stainless Steel
Magnet Material: Alnico III
Cover: True Historic Replica VOS Nickel
ResistanceDC: 8.0k (Rhythm), 8.5k (Lead)

Tuning Keys Style: Reissue Kluson Deluxe Green Keys, Single Band
Material: Nickel Plated Steel
Weight: 3.6 oz
Tuning Ratio: 12:01
Gear Type: Closed
What is allowable turn: 1/4
Plating specs: Nickel Plated Stamped Steel

Bridge Style: ABR With Thumbwheels
Material: Zinc Surrounded by a die casting alloy for casting flow
Plating Specs: Nickel Plated

Tailpiece Style: Reissue Lightweight Aluminum
Material: Aluminum
Plating Specs: Nickel

Output Jack Style: 1/4"

Jack Plate Style: 59 True Historic
Material: True Historic Reformulated

Strap Buttons Material: Aluminum

Pick Guard Style: 59 True Historic

Truss Rod Cover Style: True Historic

Knobs Style: True Historic Gold Top Hats

Backplate Cover Style: True Historic Brown

SwitchPlate Cover Style: 2015 Die Cast Gibson Custom Medallion

Switch Washer Style: True Historic Cream Replica

Trim Rings Style: True Historic Cream Replica
Part Number: 130-430-13891V/130-430-13892V

Case Style: Reissue Les Paul
Color: Reissue Brown with Pink Fur Lining

COA/Other: Custom Shop True Historic Certificate of Authenticity in Binder, Extra Black Plastic Treble/Rhythm Switch Cover Plate