Dating a gibson les paul
In 1997, Gibson released the Snakepit Les Paul, which featured a stunning snake motif on the fingerboard.Other popular models include the 2008 VOS Aged Les Paul, a replica of Slash 1987 Les Paul.WD offers many more Gibson pickguards than shown here. Due to a variety of manufacturing changes over the years many guards require tracings so we can both know that you are getting the pickguard that will fit your guitar.
The 1st digit will be the year of creation; the other digits will be the production number.
Should your Gibson Les Paul have an 8 digit SN stamped in the rear of the electric guitars headstock, you are in good fortune.