10-16-2005 10-17-2005
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2287 Boston
October 16, 2005 12:00 PMCalender
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American Electric Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1959, Model Les Paul Stand

$127,000$110,000
Auction: Musical Instruments - 2287 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 16, 2005 12:00PM

Description:

American Electric Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1959, Model Les Paul Stand ard, Serial Number 9 1227, the mahogany back and neck, the painted headstock with GIBSON pearl inlay and LES PAUL silkscreen logo, the bound rosewood fingerboard with trapezoid pearl inlay, the carved two-piece maple top of medium flame, the tune-o-matic bridge and later stop tailpiece, the double-coil humbucking pickups, the cherry sunburst finish, length of back 17 3/8 in., with later case.

Provenance: An alumnus of Albert King.
Estimate $110,000-130,000

Keywords

Gibson Incorporated, Les Paul, Paul Stand, Albert King