The 2003 Gibson Custom Shop 1959 Les Paul Reissues with the serial numbers ranging from 9 3001 to 9 3674 were built with Brazilian Rosewood fingerboards. Gibson has verified these numbers as the ones having been made with Brazilian boards and they have enjoyed a substantial price bump in the marketplace.
These guitars are among the most sought after guitars in the world by collectors and enthusiast of Les Paul guitars. Just to make these fine guitars even sweeter, they were built with Eastern hard maple tops, also known for great tonal qualities and the type of maple that was used on the originals. This guitar has a perfect and dark chocolatey quarter sawn Brazilian Rosewood Fretboard