Gibson Custom Shop Les Paul Corvette guitar
Gibson Les Paul Corvette signed by Zora Duntov

The Gibson Custom Shop Les Paul Corvette is a unique and rare model that blends the worlds of iconic American guitar manufacturing and automotive design. Here are some key aspects to highlight:

  • Limited Edition: Only 200 of these guitars were made reflecting serial numbers dating to 1995, making them a rare find for collectors and enthusiasts.
  • Unique Design Elements: The guitar incorporates various design elements inspired by the 1960 Chevrolet Corvette, such as the Corvette logo on the headstock and body, the hand-carved maple top simulating the car's side scoop, and the engraved pickup covers referencing engine specifications.
  • Premium Materials and Features: The guitar features an ebony fretboard with a gorgeous pearl "Corvette" logo script, chrome-plated brass for the back cover plates and truss rod cover, and a hardshell case with a Corvette emblem.
  • Connection to Iconic Figures: Notable musicians such as Slash have owned this model, adding to its allure and desirability.
  • Prototype: There is one prototype known to exist which was signed and dated by Zora Duntov, which was seen in the museum at the Chevrolet Rock and Roll Tour. The serial number on this guitar shows it was built in 1994, prior to the 200 limited edition guitars built in 1995.