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Shown in Murphy Burst
Shown in Murphy Burst
Shown in Murphy Burst
Shown in Murphy Burst
Shown in Murphy Burst
Shown in Murphy Burst
Shown in Murphy Burst
Shown in Murphy Burst
Body
TopUnique Figured Maple
Back1-Piece Mahogany
BindingSingle-ply Cream Binding on Top
AdhesiveFranklin Titebond
Body
Neck
Species1-piece Mahogany Neck with Maple Spline
Profile’59 Profile
Truss RodHistoric Truss Rod Assembly - No Tubing
Joint Angle4° (+/- 15 seconds)
Neck
Neck Fit
JointMortise & Tenon
AdhesiveHot Hide Glue
Joint Angle Tolerance+/- .005"
Neck Fit
Fingerboard
SpeciesRosewood
Radius12"
BindingSingle-ply Cream
InlaysNitrocellulose Trapezoid
Nut/E.O.B1.687/2.062
Fingerboard
Nut
MaterialNylon
Width1.687
SlotsGibson PLEK System
Nut
Headstock
InlayHolly Headstock with 'Gibson' Pearl Logo
Truss Rod CoverVintage Black and White
Angle17 Degrees
Headstock
Tuners
ModelKluson™ Deluxe Green Key
Tuning Ratio12:01
PlatingNickel
Tuners
Bridge
TypeABR-1 Tune-o-matic
PlatingNickel
Bridge
Tailpiece
TypeLightweight Aluminum Stopbar
PlatingNickel
Bridge
Hardware
PickguardReissue Cream
KnobsGold Speed Knobs with Dial Pointers
Toggle Switch WasherCream with Gold Silkscreen
Pickup RingsCream
Control Plate CoverBlack
Strings.010 - .046
Strap ButtonsAluminum
Hardware
Pickups
Neck PositionCustom Bucker
(Alnico III)
Bridge PositionCustom Bucker
(Alnico III)
Pickups
Electronics
Potentiometers2 Volume Controls
2 Tone Controls
Coil WiringParallel-Machine Wound
CapacitorsBumble Bee
Toggle SwitchThree-Way with Vintage Toggle Cap
Output JackTraditional ¼"
Electronics
Finish
SealerNitrocellulose Lacquer
Gibson Custom: 20th Anniversary 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue- Murphy BurstMurphy Burst
Case
TypeCustom Shop Hardshell
Case
Accessories
Certificate of Authenticity20th Anniversary hand-crafted Certificate of Authenticity-framed, pair of white gloves for handling, custom fitted dust-cover with "retro" 1993 Custom Shop logo, 20th Anniversary medallion affixed over the Rhythm/Treble switch access plate.
Additional MaterialsEach 20th Anniversary 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue comes with an extra switch plate, adjustment literature, and documentation for the guitar’s limited lifetime warranty.
In order to continually improve the design, quality and performance of our instruments and to make use of the best materials at all times, Gibson reserves the right to change specifications without notice. Additionally, because Gibson brand guitars are handcrafted, it is normal for wood grains, finishes and some measurements to vary from those listed on this Web site. As always, the prices listed are the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price. Please contact an authorized Gibson dealer in your area for the most current pricing.