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

$41,475$35,000
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 613387 twice at the reverse, silkscreened LES PAUL MODEL, length of body 17 3/8 in., with original case, shoulder strap, hang tags, original bill of sale dated March 15, 1957, and instruction booklet. Sold with Gibson model GA-40 amplifier.
Estimate $40,000-60,000

Back and neck natural finish, surface scratches, slight finish check, small finish chip at lower right bout of top. Case condition good.

Keywords

Gibson Incorporated, Les Paul, PAUL MODEL, GA-40, GA-40 amplifier, model GA-40 amplifier