1996 Gibson Les Paul 59 RI Yamano Electric with Flamed Lemonburst ID-9251
1996 Gibson Les Paul 59 RI Yamano Electric with Flamed Lemonburst
This Gibson Les Paul Custom Shop Historic R9 is one ot the most amazing instruments we've seen! This is the Gibson Custom Shop R9 1959 Reissue Les Paul VOS - Historic Vintage Original Spec (YAMANO). This guitar was custom ordered and shipped to Yamano Music in Japan. Yamano Music is the Premium High End Gibson Exporter with a reputation of ordering and only accepting the best of the best... (spectacular flame tops, true to original 50's necks, nicely weighted).
This Gibson Custom Shop Historic R9 Yamano is spectacular, and the "Lemonburst" finish with its 5A Maple top is breathtaking... and just look at those Flames! Simply gorgeous. The current demand for these Yamanos is extremely high. It's clearly evident this was hand picked; awesome AAAAA perfectly flamed maple top, beautiful mahogany back, sides, neck and a wonderful rosewood fingerboard.
This instrument features a Lemonburst Nitrocellulose finish, solid mahogany back, one-piece mahogany neck with original-style truss rod routing and 1959 neck profile, long neck tenon with hide glue construction, 22-fret solid rosewood fretboard with historically accurate trapezoid inlays, premium-quality mahogany body; Non-chambered (weight is 8 lbs 8ozs), and a '59 profile neck that is amazing... beefy and toneful,
This 1996 Gibson Les Paul 59 RI Yamano Electric with Flamed Lemonburst SKU-9251 is in excellent condition with a few minor surface scratches, and one stain of unknown orgin on the pickguard. The original pickups are supplied in the case. It has very minor fretwear and includes the original Gibson Custom Shop Lifton case, & factory paperwork, hang tags.
- Serial: 96046
- Top Wood: Flamed Maple
- Back Wood: Mahogany
- Nut Width: 1 11/16"
- Scale: 24 3/4"
- Year: 1996
- Inlays: Abalone Trapezioid
- Neck Wood: Mahogany
- Fretboard: Rosewood
- Nut Material: Bone
- Bridge: ABR-1 Bridge Premium aluminum stopbar
- Tuners: Gibson Deluxe
- Body Binding: Cream
- Fretboard Binding: Cream
- Pickguard: Cream
- Headstock Shape: Solid
- Headstock Inlay: Gibson Logo / Les Paul Signiture
- Pickup(s): Tom Homes Vintage Humbuckers
- Case: Original Hardshell Case Included
- Misc. 1: Setup High E: 2/32"
- Misc. 2: Setup Low E: 2/32"
- Misc. 3: Original Pickups Provided in Case