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Epiphone Les Paul Japan

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Hi,

 

I just bought this from a friend, unfortunately he did not know the year when it was produced.

Can anyone here tell me a bit about this guitar. Thanks guys..

 

 

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Those "Epiphone Japan" models, with the Gibson "Open Book" head stock, were for the "Japanese Only" market,

and not designed to be (officially) exported. So, they were licensed, by Gibson, to use that head-stock design,

for only that market. But, of course, with Internet sellers, and folks that travel to Japan, they were bound

to show up, elsewhere. Great Guitars, too! [thumbup] With original "Kalamazoo" spec's, save the "Epiphone"

instead of "Gibson" inlay.

 

Enjoy your Les Paul "Goldtop!" [biggrin]

 

CB

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