10-14-2012 10-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2617B Boston
October 14, 2012 12:00PMCalender
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American Electric Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1959, Les Paul TV Model

$5,880$4,900
Auction: Musical Instruments - 2617B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 14, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

American Electric Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1959, Les Paul TV Model, stamped 933719, length of body 14 in, sold with original vibrato, later case.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

UV scan shows no retouch or clear coat on body, possibly some on the back of the neck and fretboard edge. Vibrato mounting holes filled. One pearl inlay position marker missing at 21st fret. Some finish chipping on top edge; treble side approx. 1 cm round, bass side 1.5 inch scratch. Great sound, great player.

Keywords

Gibson Incorporated, Les Paul, TV Model