Used – Gibson Custom Shop Murphy Lab 1959 ES-335 Reissue Ultra Light Aging – Vintage Natural (2023)

Serial Number: A931174
Weight: 7 lbs 15 oz

The ES-335 was the world’s first semi-hollow guitar model. Imagined by former Gibson President Ted McCarty, who later called it his proudest contribution, it has been in continuous production since its debut, with support from countless legendary artists, including B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Larry Carlton, and Warren Haynes. Gibson Custom Shop is proud to present this limited edition 1959 ES-335 Reissue featuring Murphy Lab Ultra Light Aging, a classic Vintage Natural finish, a ’59 rounded neck profile, and a bound fingerboard. These exceptional guitars come complete with a brown and pink Lifton™ five-latch case.

Other features include:

  • Body Style ES
  • Body Shape ES-335
  • Body Material 3-ply Maple/Poplar/Maple
  • Centerblock Maple
  • Binding 1-Ply Royalite; Top and Back
  • Body Finish Murphy Lab Aged Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Profile 1959 Dot
  • Scale Length 628.65 mm / 24.75 in
  • Fingerboard Material Indian Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius 304.8 mm / 12 in
  • Fret Count 22
  • Frets Vintage Narrow/Tall
  • Nut Material Nylon
  • Nut Width 42.85 mm / 1.687 in
  • End Of Board Width 52.324 mm / 2.06 in
  • Inlays Nitrocellulose Dot
  • Joint Glued In, Set Neck; Long Neck Tenon
  • Finish Nickel; Murphy Lab Aged
  • Bridge ABR-1
  • Tailpiece Lightweight Aluminum Stop Bar
  • Tuning Machines Kluson Single Line, Single Ring
  • Pickguard Black 5-Ply
  • Truss Rod Authentic 1950s No-Tube
  • Truss Rod Cover True Historic
  • Control Knobs True Historic Gold Top Hat with Dial Pointer
  • Switch Tip True Historic Amber
  • Plastic Parts Black
  • Strap Buttons White Plastic
  • Mounting Rings Black
  • Pickup Covers Authentic Profile Nickel Silver
  • Neck Pickup Custombucker Alnico 3 (Unpotted)
  • Bridge Pickup Custombucker Alnico 3 (Unpotted)
  • Controls 2 Volume, 2 Tone, CTS 500K Audio Taper Potentiometers, Paper-in-Oil Capacitors
  • Pickup Selector 3-way Switchcraft
  • Output Jack 1/4″ Switchcraft
  • Case Brown/Pink Lifton Reissue 5-Latch Case
  • Accessories Certificate of Authenticity
  • 7 lbs 15 oz
  • #A931174

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