05-04-2008 05-05-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2407 Boston
May 4, 2008 12:00 PMCalender
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American Electric Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1956, Model Les Paul

 
Auction: Musical Instruments - 2407 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 04, 2008 12:00PM

Description:

American Electric Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1956, Model Les Paul, the headstock inlaid GIBSON and stamped 613345 at the reverse, silkscreened LES PAUL MODEL, length of body 17 5/16 in., with period chipboard case.
Estimate $45,000-60,000

finish check on back, slight check to top finish, small surface scratches, frets good condition, finish check to headstock, hardware original, jack plate cover replaced, sold also with modern case. Pots are dirty with static, sgnal seems weakest at treble position.

Keywords

Gibson Incorporated, Les Paul, PAUL MODEL