'74 LES PAUL SPECIAL Sunburst, first reissue of the 1955 Slab Mahogany Body 2P90, EX code GI61
All original, no mods, breaks or repairs. Controls and wiring
are clean, no scratchy pots. Beautiful Sunburst finish. Solid slab body and
mahagony neck without vulute, medium C profile, MOP inlaid "Gibson" badge on
headstock. Bound rosewood fretboard, 22 frets, 24.5" scale, MOP dot inlays.
"Gibson Deluxe" (Kluson) nickle tuners, plastic Tulip buttons
Nickle finish stop bar bridge, intonated.Gibson P-90 "Soap-bar" pickups, 2x 250K Volume, 2x 250K Tone 3-way pickup selector-switch, 5-ply black pickguard,
It's in very good condition for its age, with low play wear. Frets are original and in great shape, and the two original P-90 pickups have outputs of approximately 7.8K + 8.0K. This is a rare early version with just the wrap-around tailpiece/bridge, (later versions have a standard Tunematic bridge). Action is low, no buzzing, and the stop tail bridge is perfectly intonated. All in all a beautiful player. The body is a solid, single, gorgeous slab of wood, no joints, no seams. Original Gibson hardshell case.