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  • Refinished at Gibson in the early 60s, still oozing cool vibes, 2 patent # humbuckings installed, electronics and majority of the hardware appear all original, VGC+
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  • Factory total refinish done in the early 60s
  • SN  6-6886 (stamped in headstock at time of finish work)
  • 1956
  • VGC+
  • Sunburst finish on bound maple top
  • Cherry finish on mahogany body and neck
  • Bound Brazilian rosewood fretboard,
  • Refretted and new trapezoid inlays installed
  • 2 patent #  humbuckings installed (cover on neck pickup)
  • Pots dated 22nd week of 1955
  • Caps and switch appear original
  • New switch tip and jack plate
  • Tailpiece, ABR-1 bridge and tuners appear original
  • Pickguard modified to accommodate humbuckings
  • Knobs and truss rod cover appear original
  • Newer strap buttons installed
  • newer 1-11/16" nut, 24-3/4" scale
  • Late 50s Gibson hard case (small hole in top taped up)
  • Consignment

Gibson Les Paul (1956)

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SKU: 30U-206668

Regular price
$20,000 USD
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$20,000 USD
Refinished at Gibson in the early 60s, still oozing cool vibes, 2 patent # humbuckings installed, electronics and majority of the hardware appear all original, VGC+
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  • Factory total refinish done in the early 60s
  • SN  6-6886 (stamped in headstock at time of finish work)
  • 1956
  • VGC+
  • Sunburst finish on bound maple top
  • Cherry finish on mahogany body and neck
  • Bound Brazilian rosewood fretboard,
  • Refretted and new trapezoid inlays installed
  • 2 patent #  humbuckings installed (cover on neck pickup)
  • Pots dated 22nd week of 1955
  • Caps and switch appear original
  • New switch tip and jack plate
  • Tailpiece, ABR-1 bridge and tuners appear original
  • Pickguard modified to accommodate humbuckings
  • Knobs and truss rod cover appear original
  • Newer strap buttons installed
  • newer 1-11/16" nut, 24-3/4" scale
  • Late 50s Gibson hard case (small hole in top taped up)
  • Consignment