Dating epiphone les paul
In recent years, counterfeit versions of the popular guitar ave surfaced. Next, check for the serial number on the back of the headstock. Modern numbers are 9 digits but older/vintage Gibson guitars are much shorter. By the 1930s, the company was also making flattop acoustic guitars, as well as one of the first commercially available hollow-body electric guitars, used and popularized by Charlie Christian.Epiphone Les Paul guitars are mostly indistinguishable from the Gibson version, from their look and feel to their sounds.Only a very, very few people would be able to tell the difference at a glance–you’ll notice the difference from the headstock design.The Gibson models can easily run into the thousands of dollars, putting them well outside the budget of a lot of people. The Epiphone company makes its own version of the , but they cost a whole lot less.
They are also, generally speaking, some of the most expensive guitars on the market.What is the exact model name or the model identification letters?Need one or the other and the condition in a percentage to value it for you.I will look this up after work today, expect an answer early this evening....Regards, kcbuck There is no Epiphone "Les Paul Limited Edition" listed in the Blue Book.