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    Danny Gatton's 1961 Gibson Les Paul Custom Black Solid Body Electric Guitar and Magic Dingus Control Box, Serial # 1 1071. Danny Gatton's personal Les Paul Custom with custom pinstriping on the face and a metal plate installed to mount his legendary Magic Dingus Box which is also included. This is probably one of the most famous of Danny's guitars and it's easy to see why. A unique guitar with several changes made by Danny himself which include a top hat knob glued to the toggle switch tip. Bound tortoise guard is customized with a 5-way switch mounted at the end. Later 1960's patent number gold ABR-1 bridge with wire. Pickup covers have been re-installed. All 3 pickups are correct PAFs for this guitar. However, the middle pickup has an odd looking PAF sticker. Wiring is correct but was re-soldered by Danny Gatton himself. The jack plate is a brass replacement. Frets are original and show modest wear. The inside of the control plate is signed by Danny and dates February 17, 1977 and his phone number is etched into the plastic. Also included are 2 letters of authenticity and a bill of sale all signed by Danny in June of 1990. The brown 1950's Lifton hard case is custom pinstriped to match this remarkable piece of history. A newer Gibson hard case is also included. Condition: Good. From the Danny Gatton Collection. Price Guide Value N/A

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    October, 2015
    24th Saturday
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