Gibson Les Paul Custom

Les Paul Custom
Les Paul 57 Custom.jpg
A Les Paul 57 Custom
Period1954–1960; 1968–present
Body typeSolid
Neck jointSet
Scale24.75 in (629 mm)
BodyMahogany or Mahogany/Maple
NeckMahogany or Maple
FretboardEbony, Maple, Richlite
BridgeFixed, Tune O Matic, Tremolo
Pickup(s)2 or 3 Humbuckers, originally 2 P-90s
Colors available
Ebony, Alpine White, Tobacco Sunburst, Wine Red, Cherry Sunburst, Silver Burst, Gold/Bronze Sunburst, Natural "the Natural" (maple top w/maple fingerboard) Natural with Ebony Fingerboard (maple top w/ebony fingerboard Sam Ash Special 1975)

The Gibson Les Paul Custom is a higher-end variation of the Gibson Les Paul guitar. It was developed in 1953 after Gibson had introduced the Les Paul model in 1952.