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Gibson Custom Shop Historic Les Paul Standard Korina Custom Order 5A Quilt Maple Top Transparent Amber 1998 w/OHSC

Gibson Custom Shop Historic Les Paul Standard Korina Custom Order 5A Quilt Maple Top Transparent Amber 1998 w/OHSC

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Gibson Custom Historic Les Paul Standard Korina Custom Order 5A Quilt Maple Top in Amber finish made in 1998 with Original Hard Shell Case. This guitar features a solid korina body with a bound 5A quilted maple top, korina neck and bound rosewood fingerboard. Equipped with a pair of original Gibson PAF Sticker Burstbuckers in the neck and bridge position. Controlled by 2-volume, 2-tone knobs and a 3-way toggle switch. The 24.75" scale length neck has pearloid trapezoid inlays and 22 medium jumbo frets on a 12" radius with a slim taper neck profile. The hardware is comprised of nickel Gibson vintage deluxe tuning machines, a bone nut, an ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic bridge with stop tail, gold top hat knobs and a never Installed clear acrylic pickguard.

This guitar was a custom quoted/custom order from Gibson with the Korina options and 5A Quilt top. Confirmed with Gibson.

It is in overall very good condition with some light signs of play. It has a few light marks/ light dings/ dimples on its top and a few light marks on the headstock you can see mostly under direct light. Its back has some light surface scratches and some belt rash. (See pics)


Guitar is freshly setup and restrung with 10-46 strings and includes original hard shell case, Factory inspection card and it's never installed clear acrylic pickguard with hardware.



Specs

  • Make: Gibson
  • Model: Custom Shop Historic Les Paul Standard Korina Custom Order
  • Year: 1998
  • Finish: Transparent Amber
  • Finish Type: Nitrocellulose
  • Country: USA
  • Serial #: 8 9923
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Weight: 9lbs
  • Body Shape: LP (Single Cut)
  • Body Type: Solid
  • Body Wood: Korina
  • Top Wood: AAAA Quilted Maple
  • Body Binding: 1-Ply Cream
  • Scale Length: 24.75"
  • Neck Joint: Set Neck
  • Neck Wood: Korina
  • Neck Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose
  • Finger Board: Rosewood
  • Neck Radius: 12"
  • Neck Profile: Slim Taper
  • Neck Thickness at 1st: .888"
  • Neck Thickness at 12th: 1.000"
  • Inlays: Pearloid Trapezoid
  • Nut: Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.697"
  • Frets: 22 Medium Jumbo
  • Pickup Config: HH
  • Neck Pickup: Gibson PAF Sticker Burstbucker
  • Bridge Pickup: Gibson PAF Sticker Burstbucker
  • Pots: 2-Volume, 2-Tone
  • Switch: 3-Way Toggle Switch
  • Hardware: Nickel
  • Tuning Machines: Gibson Vintage Deluxe with Keystone Heads
  • Strap Buttons: Standard
  • Bridge: ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic with Stoptail
  • Knobs: Gold Top Hat
  • Other Features: Original Case Candy: Factory Inspection Card and Never Installed Clear Pickguard with Hardware
  • String Gauge: 10-46
  • Case: Original Hard Shell Case


Condition

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  • Fret Life: ✯✯✯✯☆
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  • Headstock Front: ✯✯✯✯✯
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  • Pickups: ✯✯✯✯☆
  • Bridge: ✯✯✯✯☆
  • Tailpiece: ✯✯✯✯☆
  • Knobs: ✯✯✯✯✯
  • Hardware: ✯✯✯✯✯
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