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Gibson Custom Shop Made 2 Measure Murphy Lab ’59 ES-355 Reissue Ultra Heavy Aged Antique Pelham Blue 8.10 #A92343

Serial Number: #A92148
Here we have one of just a SMALL handful of an Eddie’s Exclusive:
A Made to Measure, with an Eddie’s spec’d select finish, Gibson Custom Shop, Murphy Lab ’59 ES-355, and Ultra Heavy Aged.
Unique, superb, limited – and ONLY at Eddie’s !

The Murphy Lab is an all-new lab with in Gibson Custom Shop dedicated to the art of aging guitars using the latest and most sophisticated technology and tools, led by Tom Murphy himself.

The Murphy Lab Ultra Heavy Aged finish treatment, paired with heavily aged hardware, simulates decades of heavy play wear, giving it the unique character, vibe, and feel of an original example from the Gibson Golden Era.

Other features include:

  • Body Shape ES-335
  • Body Material 3-Ply Maple/Poplar/Maple
  • Centerblock Solid Maple
  • Binding Multi-ply
  • Weight Relief None
  • Finish Nitrocellulose Lacquer; Murphy Lab Ultra Heavy Aged
  • Neck Material Solid Mahogany
  • Profile Authentic ’59 Medium C-Shape
  • Scale Length 24.75″ / 628.65mm
  • Fingerboard Material Solid Ebony
  • Fingerboard Radius 12″
  • Number Of Frets 22
  • Frets Authentic Medium-Jumbo
  • Nut Material Nylon
  • Nut Width 1.69″ / 42.85mm
  • Inlays 1950s Pattern Mother of Pearl
  • Joint Long Tenon, Hide Glue Fit
  • Headstock inlay Gibson logo and Split Diamond inlay in mother of pearl
  • Hardware Finish Gold
  • Tuner Plating Gold
  • Bridge ABR-1
  • Saddle Material Nickel-plated Brass
  • Tailpiece Lightweight Aluminum Stop Bar
  • Tuning Machines Kluson Waffleback with Pearloid Tips
  • Pickguard Multi-Ply Bound Celluloid
  • TrussRod Authentic 1950s No-Tube
  • Truss Rod Cover Authentic Stepped 2-Ply
  • Control Knobs Amber or Black Butyrate Top Hats
  • Switch Tip Amber Catalin
  • Strap Buttons Cream Plastic
  • Mounting Rings Black M69 Medium & Tall
  • Pickup Covers Authentic Profile Gold-plated Nickel Silver
  • Neck Pickup Custombucker Alnico 3 (Unpotted)
  • Bridge Pickup Custombucker Alnico 3 (Unpotted)
  • Controls 2 Volume, 2 Tone; CTS® 500 k Audio Taper Potentiometers, Paper-in-Oil Capacitors
  • Pickup Selector 3-Way Switchcraft
  • Output Jack Switchcraft
  • Strings Gauge .010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
  • Case Lifton™ Custom Shop Hardshell
  • Accessories Certificate of Authenticity
  • 59ES355M2M16126
  • 8 lbs 10 oz
  • #A92343

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