The Epiphone 1959 Les Paul Standard offers all of the distinguishing features of the legendary '59 Gibson, including the figured AAA maple top, the lean and muscular late-'50s neck shape, and the crystal-clear Gibson PAF pickups, at an unbeatable price. Take it from the Sweetwater guitarists: this thing delivers. The Epiphone 1959 Les Paul Standard has the appearance and features you've been looking for, whether you've always wanted a real '59 but didn't want to spend the money, or whether you're a proud collector who just wants an instrument to take out on the road. Tonewoods are made of solid mahogany and maple. An old gloss surface with a "VOS-like" appearance. Premium hardware and pots. The ready-to-rock Epiphone 1959 Les Paul Standard has it all.