Gibson ES Gibson 1959 ES-335 Dot Reissue 2013 Edition

Gibson celebrates 20 years of Reissues

The Gibson Custom Shop celebrates 20 years of classic guitar reissues with new reissues, including the ES-335.

For this 20th Anniversary, the Gibson Custom Shop launches two reissues of the ES-335 semi-hollow guitar, the 1959 version with Dot inlays and the 1963 edition with Block inlays.

Both models have the following specifications:

  • Maple/Poplar/Maple 3-ply chambered body with two F
  • Cream binding
  • Glued-in Mahogany neck with rounded shape (Slim C on the 1963 Dot Reissue)
  • Rosewood fingerboard with 22 Reissue frets on the 1959 edition and 23 Standard frets on the 1963 version, 12" radius and pearl Dot (1959) or Block (1963) inlays
  • Nut width: 1.687"
  • Scale length: 24.75"
  • Gotoh Reissue tuners on the 1963 model and new Kluson Deluxe on the 1959 guitar, with green tulip buttons and 12:01 ratio
  • Tune-O-Matic (ABR-1) bridge and Stop Bar tailpiece
  • 5-ply Reissue pickguard
  • 2 Custom Bucker Alnico III (neck) ad Alnico V (bridge) pickups
  • 2 volume, 2 tone controls (all are push/pull on the 1963 edition), 3-way pickup selector
  • Nickel hardware
  • Nitrocellulose VOS Faded Cherry and Vintage Sunburst finishes
  • Custom Shop hardshell included

MSRP is $7292

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