1968 Gibson Les Paul Goldtop

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1968 Gibson Les Paul Goldtop

CODE: 866942

Price: $12,000.00

This is an early series 1968 Gibson Les Paul was a one year only model. After having no les pauls for a couple years, Gibson brought out the 1968 Les Paul Goldtop which had the P-90s and one-piece mahogany neck. In 69 it changed to a 3 piece neck and the mini-humbucking pickups.

All original except for a Dave Johnson refin (which is the best case scenario for a refin, as he is famous for his abilities to recreate the perfect color finish for 50's bursts and goldtops) and one of the pots is dated from 1969 (the other 3 are dated 33rd week of 1968).

One piece body
One piece neck
Long tenon
Small headstock
Correct ’68 control cavity
Dotted ‘I’ logo
Original P90 pickups
Original wiring
Original tuning pegs
Original tailpiece and studs
Original ABR1 bridge
Original knobs
Original switch selector
Original switch selector poker chip
Original strap buttons
Original back plates

NO breaks or repairs.

Some string scratches on the headstock.
Body and neck are spotless
Comes with a newer flight case instead of the original case. Much safer.


To quote one of her previous owners, "...started to play, just an awesome feel and tone. It felt like the sky opened up and God could hear her...".

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