Condition of Instrument

This Les Paul was originally a Lee Roy Parnell Goldtop. It was taken to Historic Makeovers and has been refinished into a Butterscotch Burst and also received the aging treatment. Some other changes include: a Mojo Axe pickguard and jack plate, Tom Bartlett pickup surround rings, exact replica 50s Gibson ABR-1 thumbwheels and posts, Retrospect '59 truss rod cover with rolled plastic, stop tail steel anchor studs, aged amber bonnet control knobs, caitalin bakelight switch tip, and a coarse knurled switch nut. Included is the original hardshell case with the COA. Also includes the COA from Historic Makeover. For more information on this guitar, please contact Troy ( here at Wildwood.


Brand Used
ModelGibson Custom Lee Roy Parnell Les Paul Goldtop
AgingRefinished and aged by Historic Makeovers
Finish ColorGoldtop Refinished in Butterscotch Blonde
Weight8.73 lbs
Top WoodVintage Top Carve, Carved Figured Maple attached with Hot Hide Glue
Body WoodSolid Non-Weight Relieved Mahogany
Neck Wood1-Piece Mahogany Neck re-stamped with new serial number
Neck ShapeNeck Carve was taken from one of Joe Bonamassa’s Original 1959 Les Paul
Neck Dimensions.850 1st - .930 12th
FingerboardBrazilian Rosewood attached with Hot Hide Glue
Fingerboard Radius12"
HeadstockTrue Historic Pegged Veneer correct new Gibson logo and correct silk screen logo done by Historic Makeovers
InlaysMazzucchelli Cellulose Nitrate
Width at Nut1 11/16"
BindingSingle-Ply Cream
Pickups2 Gibson Early Patent number pickups with original PAF covers. Stickers and the Original covers are gone.
Controls2 Volume, 2 Tone, 3-Way Switch, Pots 1961 Central Lab pots, Vintage harness, Sprague Black Beauty caps
BridgeVintage Early Patent ABR-1 wire
TunersKluson Deluxe
CaseGibson Custom Hardshell Case
COA Yes, Both COAs from Gibson and Historic Makeovers

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