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American Electric Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1959, Les Paul TV Model

Auction:
2617B
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$5,880$4,900

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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, Electric guitar, Gibson Guitar Corporation, Gibson Les Paul, Guitars, Kalamazoo, Michigan

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