From Japan. Color: Original black, HSC . We think this one looks as good as it sounds, finished in an eye-catching VOS Faded Cherry, and topped with gold hardware. 1957 Les Paul Custom pickups. With its elegant lines and Ebony/Pearl/Gold aesthetic, the 1957 Les Paul Custom is easily one of the most iconic and beautiful guitars ever made. A few observations are provided by the author on his “first version” Alnico/P-90 1957 Custom and “second version” PAF equipped 1958 Custom. There were 1,912 Les Paul Customs shipped from 1954 through 1960, in contrast with 9,557 Les Paul Model/Les Paul Standards shipped from 1952-1960. The 20th Anniversary 1957 Les Paul Black Beauty is primed for tone just as much as it is for looks, with a pair of Alnico III-loaded Custom Buckers, a solid, one-piece mahogany body, a quarter-sawn mahogany neck with rounded '50s profile, and Gibson's acclaimed hardware set, including period-correct "waffle back" tuners. Please make a selection from the drop down menu and browse through the Gibson Custom 1957 Les Paul Custom Electric Guitars in Ebony 3-Pickup that are currently in stock and have been individually photographed/listed by their unique serial number/weight. 1 Finish Options . Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Gibson Custom Shop 1957 Les Paul Custom at the best online prices at eBay! Gibson Custom Shop is the pinnacle of craftsmanship, quality, and sound excellence. There are some faint outlines on the rear of the body, possibly from a decal. Gibson Les Paul Tribute 2019. This 1957 Les Paul Custom Reissue 3-Pickup VOS Electric Guitar is a True Historic Series recreation that gets it all right, from the double-carved top and neck to the superbly thin, hand-sanded nitrocellulose lacquer finish, including plastics made to the original formulas, recreated through exhaustive laboratory analysis of vintage pieces. Gibson Custom Shop 1957 Les Paul Custom Reissue VOS Faded Cherry. Options included two or three pickups and a Bigsby or stop-bar tailpiece. 1957 Les Paul Custom Lightly-Aged.94-1.04/9.13 lbs. Each instrument celebrates Gibson's legacy through accuracy, authenticity and attention to detail. The Custom Historic '57 Les Paul Custom Reissue was a tribute to the late-'50s Black Beauty Les Pauls. Get the best price on Gibson Les Paul Custom at Guitar Center. This new and improved Les Paul Custom has increased power, greater sustain, and a clear, resonant, sparkling tone. Ultra-Faded Mahogany #80436 Gibson Custom 1957 Les Paul Custom Reissue 3-Pickup w/ Bigsby VOS, Ebony Overview. Find great deals on eBay for gibson les paul custom 1957. $ 4,500.00. Now Gibson Custom brings together George Harrison and Eric Clapton, two of the greatest rock legends of all time, with one stunning instrument—the Harrison-Clapton 1957 Les Paul Standard “Lucy.” This historic Les Paul is a strictly limited edition of just 100 guitars worldwide and is offered exclusively by Guitar Center in North America. Add to Compare . Gibson Custom Shop 1957 Les Paul Custom reissue 2-pickup VOS, Ebony, 4128g The Original Black Beauty Gibson Custom Shop is the pinnacle of craftsmanship, quality, and sound excellence. Gibson Les Paul Classic 2005. Les Paul Custom w/ Ebony Fingerboard Gloss. $ 3,250.00. Gibson Custom Shop is the pinnacle of craftsmanship, quality, and sound excellence. The 1957 Les Paul Custom Black Beauty is the ultimate solid body Gibson Electric Guitar now with 2 humbucking, adjustable pickups. Each instrument celebrates Gibson's legacy through accuracy, authenti $ 850.00. Gibson Custom Shop is the pinnacle of craftsmanship, quality, and sound excellence. We have a great online selection at the lowest prices with Fast & Free shipping on many items! Condition VG+ . In 1957 Gibson changed the Custom, dropping the two single coil pickups in favor of the newly introduced humbuckers. Three PAF Humbuckers Color: Original black, HSC. The CustomBucker is the most historically accurate PAF copy ever. The Les Paul Custom was the flagship of Gibson solid body electric guitars. The 3 Pickup Gibson Les Paul Custom with Factory Bigsby! A limited number were also produced with a Brazilian rosewood fretboard. There's no shortage on PAF pickups in this Les Paul as it came from the factory with three. 1957 Les Paul Custom Reissue. 1968 Les Paul Standard Goldtop Reissue. There some small impressions, dings, light scratches, small chips, tarnished hardware, light worming and buckle wear on the rear. Retaining the classic gold finish of previous years, the '57 saw the introduction of the now legendary 'Patent Applied For' humbuckers to replace the earlier P-90s. Joined Jan 18, 2012 Messages 528 Reaction score 263. Pre-Owned. These remarkable new pickups gave the Les Paul a thicker sound that was.. ... Gibson 1957 Les Paul Custom V.O.S. Description and Features; Amazing…simply. 1957 was the first year for Gibson humbucking pickups AKA "Patent Applied For" or “PAF” pickups. The Les Paul Custom was the flagship of Gibson solid body electric guitars. “With its elegant lines and Ebony/Pearl/Gold aesthetic, the 1957 Les Paul Custom is easily one of the most iconic and beautiful guitars ever made. $ 2,000.00. Features a mahogany body, ebony fretboard, and Burstbucker pickups. Each instrument celebrates Gibson's legacy through accuracy, authenticity and attention to detail. This is a 2000 model year Gibson Custom, Art & Historic 1957 Les Paul Custom Black Beauty reissue. $4,699.00. Who doesn't love the midrange honk of a mahogany topped '57 Les Paul Custom? Each instrument celebrates Gibson’s legacy through accuracy, authenticity and attention to detail. There's no shortage on PAF pickups in this Les Paul as it came from the factory with three. Gibson Custom Shop Les Paul 1960 Reissue 2011. Take it from Sweetwater's guitar experts: The Gibson Custom 1957 Les Paul Custom Reissue VOS nails the look, sound, and feel of an original 1957 Les Paul Custom. With its elegant lines and Ebony/Pearl/Gold aesthetic, the 1957 Les Paul Custom is easily one of the most iconic and beautiful guitars ever made. $6,699.00. This guitar is a reissue of the 1957 Les Paul Custom with 3 Humbucker Gibson Serial#: 7 0667; $3,799.00 . $5,799.00. C $6,045.74. Gibson Les Paul … Gibson Custom Shop 1957 Les Paul Junior Reissue VOS Vintage Sunburst Amazing…simply. Gibson Custom Shop 1957 Les Paul Junior Reissue VOS Vintage Sunburst. New Listing 2012 Gibson Custom Shop Historic Collection 1957 Les Paul Standard Gold Top Vos. It features a body carved out of a single large piece of solid mahogany, unique among Les Paul models. . An iconic model. I am in the market for a Gibson Les Paul Custom Black Beauty and I'm trying to determine what years I should be looking at. Gibson Custom Shop Les Paul 1957 Reissue Bill Nash Relic 2000. If so when during the year did the transition to PAF’s start? 1957 was the first year for Gibson humbucking pickups AKA "Patent Applied For" or “PAF” pickups. $4,699.00. Condition VG+. The ebony fingerboard is also attached with hot hide glue for improved energy transfer, so these guitars are quite loud and resonant when unplugged! 3 Finish Options . Each instrument celebrates Gibson's legacy through accuracy, authenticity and attention to detail. Gibson Custom Shop is the pinnacle of craftsmanship, quality, and sound excellence. Get the guaranteed best price on Solid Body Electric Guitars like the Gibson Custom 1957 Les Paul Custom Reissue VOS Electric Guitar at Musician's Friend. The Wildwood Spec 1957 Les Paul Custom features a solid mahogany body for extra tonal heft and exceptional resonance. Today's True Historic 1957 Les Paul Custom is a detailed recreation, true to every aspect of the original's stylish looks, legendary tone and distinct "fretless wonder" playability. I haven't really considered the '57/'68 Reissues much yet, but … Three PAF Humbuckers . Shop with confidence. 1968 Les Paul Custom Reissue. Gibson Custom Shop is the pinnacle of craftsmanship, quality, and sound excellence. The Les Paul Custom VOS re-creates the Les Paul Custom as it was at a pivotal moment in its history—the year when the PAF humbuckers became standard issue. Most Gibson Les Paul Custom are eligible for free shipping. What has your experience been with these guitars, and what year(s) would you recommend? The Gibson Les Paul R7 is designed to be a very accurate and high quality reproduction of an original 1957 Les Paul Goldtop down to the last detail. Gibson Les Paul Traditional Pro 2013. 1 Finish Options . Gibson 1957 Les Paul Goldtop VOS The Goldtop Les Paul of 1957 stands as one of the most iconic electric guitars ever produced. 2009 Gibson 1957 Les Paul Custom 3-Pickup Historic Reissue! It features a body carved out of a single large piece of solid mahogany, unique among Les Paul models. $ 2,000.00. Gibson Custom Wildwood Spec 1958 Les Paul Junior Double-Cut VOS.93-1.03/6.45 lbs. Produced in very limited numbers, the True Historic 1957 Les Paul Goldtop employs appointments reproduced with molecular-level analysis of original vintage plastics, a double-carved and hand-sanded top and neck, hand wet-sanded finish, hand-filed rolled fingerboard binding and more to deliver an obsessively detailed recreation of an original ’57 Goldtop. Instead, the 1957 Les Paul Custom Reissue VOS sports a trio of Gibson's CustomBucker humbuckers. 41 minutes ago #1 I wonder did Gibson make any Les Paul Custom’s with Alnico V and P90 pickups in 1957? And unlike the Les Paul Model, the Custom didn’t have a maple top with a mahogany back but was instead made from solid mahogany. Thread starter Mats A; Start date 41 minutes ago; M. Mats A Senior Member. Available in Ebony. Get the best deals for 1957 gibson les paul at eBay.com. In Stock; Buy now for as low as $333.93 / mo Learn More. The iconic '57 Goldtop has been the tool of choice for countless guitar heroes. Gibson Custom 1957 Les Paul Custom Electric Guitar Ebony 3-Pickup. Candy Apple Blue #70026 $ 8,199.00.