1954 Gibson Les Paul Standard Model Guitar. WELL loved and worn road warrior.

eric ernest

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If there ever was a vintage Goldtop that could run with the Memphis Mojo Burst in terms of gigged-to-death vibe, it would be this guitar!

Sorry for the disparity in photo quality, but mother nature was not cooperating while I was trying to shoot this bad boy!!! :facepalm:


1954 Gibson Les Paul Standard Model Guitar. WELL loved and worn road warrior.

1954 Gibson Les Paul Standard Model Guitar. WELL loved and worn road warrior.

1954 Gibson Les Paul Standard Model Guitar. WELL loved and worn road warrior.

1954 Gibson Les Paul Standard Model Guitar. WELL loved and worn road warrior.

1954 Gibson Les Paul Standard Model Guitar. WELL loved and worn road warrior.

1954 Gibson Les Paul Standard Model Guitar. WELL loved and worn road warrior.

1954 Gibson Les Paul Standard Model Guitar. WELL loved and worn road warrior.
 
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mdubya

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Love the checking and the greening.

I would have to shim the P-90's though. I am not a fan of the raised pole pieces. They catch my pick.
 

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Wow Eric, the Memphis Mojo burst and now this '54...........tons of love have gone into both of them:rock:
 

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Love this! Always wanted to find an orignal finish goldtop with that kind of checking & greening.
 

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So was it re-necked with a later 50's neck? I guess you can't complain too much if that is the case.
 

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I assume the re-neck explains the position of the headstock logo.
 

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Non-1954 R/T ring and bridge, and what's up with that switch knob?

:dude:
 


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