Gibson Vintage 1973 Les Paul Custom in Heritage Cherry Sunburst with Original Hardshell Case

$ 6,999.99

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Description

Vintage Gibson 1973 Les Paul Custom in Heritage Cherry Sunburst with Original Hardshell Case

This vintage Les Paul is in great condition considering it’s age. Loaded with patent stamp Tim Shaw Humbuckers and factory pots / wiring harness, it has all the deep rich tone Les Paul Custom lovers have come to obsess over. the stock waffle back tuners are in place and work and feel fantastic. The guitar is very stable!

This was definitely a players guitar that saw a lot of love on the stage and studio. As you’d expect with any well loved vintage guitar, there are surface scratches, belt buckle rash, minor dings, dents and scuffs throughout the body and neck (see photos)

Gibson Les Paul Custom in Heritage Cherry Sunburst finish made in 1973 with Original Hard Shell Case. This guitar features a double-bound pancake body mahogany/maple/mahogany body with a 3-piece maple top, 3-piece mahogany neck and bound ebony fingerboard. Equipped with a Gibson Patent Number Stamp Tim Shaw Humbuckers with pots dating to 1972 controlled by 2-volume, 2-tone knobs and a 3-way toggle switch. The 24.75″ scale length neck has mother of pearl block inlays and 22 narrow tall frets with a slim C neck profile. The hardware is comprised of stock waffle back tuning machines, a nylon nut, a ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic bridge, and stock witch hat knobs with a 5-ply black/white pickguard. Guitar is freshly setup and restrung with 10-46 strings and includes original hard shell case.

Specs

  • Make: Gibson
  • Model: Les Paul
  • Sub-Model: Custom
  • Year: 1973
  • Finish: Heritage Cherry Sunburst
  • Finish Type: Nitrocellulose
  • Country: USA
  • Serial #: 891426
  • Condition: Good
  • Weight: 9lbs 7.2oz.
  • Body Shape: LP (Single Cut)
  • Body Type: Solid
  • Body Wood: Pancake Body Mahogany/Maple/Mahogany
  • Top Wood: 3-Piece Maple Top
  • Scale Length: 24.75″
  • Neck Joint: Set Neck
  • Neck Wood: 3-Piece Mahogany
  • Neck Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose
  • Finger Board: Ebony
  • Neck Radius: 12″
  • Neck Profile: Slim C
  • Inlays: Mother of Pearl Block
  • Nut Width: 1 11/16″
  • Nut: Nylon
  • Frets: 22 Narrow Tall
  • Pickup Config: HH
  • Neck Pickup: Gibson Patent Number Stamped Tim Shaw Humbucker
  • Bridge Pickup: Gibson Patent Number Stamped Time Shaw Humbucker
  • Pickguard: 5-Ply Black/White
  • Pots: 2-Volume, 2-Tone
  • Pot Date Codes: 1972
  • Switch: 3-Way Toggle Switch
  • Hardware: Gold
  • Tuning Machines: Stock Gibson Waffle Back Tuners
  • Bridge: ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic
  • Knobs: Stock Gibson Witch Hats
  • String Gauge: 10-46
  • Case: Original Hard Shell Case with Purple Interior

Condition

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  • Tailpiece: ✯✯✯✯ ·
  • Knobs: ✯✯✯☆ ·
  • Hardware: ✯✯✯✯ ·

Additional information

condition

Very Good

make

Gibson

model

Les Paul Custom

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