Gibson Les Paul Deluxe Goldtop 1972 LEFTY

Left-Handed 6-String Solid Body Electric Guitar in Goldtop with Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.

Gibson Les Paul Deluxe Goldtop 1972 LEFTY

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Description & Specs

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Summary

Finish: Original

Top Material: Maple Top

Body Material: Mahogany Body

Body Details: Mahogany "pancake" body with a maple center seam and carved maple cap

Neck Material: Mahogany Neck

Fingerboard Material: Rosewood Fingerboard

Neck Profile: C-Shape

Neck Thickness (IN): 1st fret: .8", 12th: 1.01"

Fingerboard Radius: 12.00"

Nut Width: 1-11/16"

Scale Length: 24-3/4"

Neck Details: Three-piece mahogany set neck with a bound rosewood board, small volute, trapezoid pearloid inlays, truss adjustment at the headstock -- This Gibson has undergone a past professional refret. -- Non-original bone nut

Electronics: Two Gibson embossed patent sticker number mini-humbucker pickups, 3-way toggle pickup selector switch, volume & tone controls per pickup -- The pot codes date from 1972. Some solder joints have been touched up.

Pickup Measurements: Neck: 6.8 kΩ, Bridge: 6.8 kΩ

Hardware: The tuning machines, bridge, jack plate, and pickguard are not original. -- There are open screw holes on the back of the headstock from a previous tuning machine installation.

Weight: 9 lbs 1.8 oz

Modifications / Repairs: Has been refretted. -- Non-original bone nut -- Non-original tuning machines, pick gaurd, jack plate, and bridge

Case Details: Original, rectangular hard shell case

Cosmetic Condition: This lefty Goldtop LP shows nice aging with only light play wear for its age. There are a few very minor dings on the top. The back shows some buckle rash and the headstock face has clouded slightly.

Serial Number: 612823

Tech Notes: Currently setup with 10-gauge strings, low action, and optimal neck relief. The medium sized frets show only light play wear thanks to the recent refret. -- The serial number dates this Gibson from 1970 to 1972. -- The side marker dots are located on the "righty" side of the neck. This is something that Gibson intentionally did during this time as a cost saving measure.