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1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)

1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)

Regular price $1,493 Unit price  per 

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Made in the USA in 1998, these appear to be a Japanese market exclusive as we've only seen two others and they were both from Japanese sellers (this one also came over from Japan). Transparent Ruby Red finish on a mahogany body with a plan maple top, slim 60's style mahogany neck, 22 fret rosewood fingerboard (with dot inlays) and Gibson branded humbuckers, weighs just under 4kg's. 

While this shares a lot of visual similarities with a Studio, it's built with a different body and features the "Les Paul Model" text on the headstock along with a different factory hardware loadout (like the Grover tuners).

Looks to be all original except for the output jack plate, received a full professional setup and service prior to listing including a very clean visible headstock repair that's smooth to touch and rock solid. Frets have plenty of life left and are shiny/smooth with some light playwear, truss adjusts perfectly and the neck is straight. 

Shipping:
Domestic - We offer a courier service Australia wide on our guitars! All prices include insurance for loss/damage along with industrial packaging to ensure your guitar arrives safely.
International - We ship worldwide almost as often as we ship domestically. We use EMS or UPS express services depending on the destination. 

Returns: 
We only offer returns on faulty or broken items, not if you change your mind. All guitars are thoroughly tested here and we'll do our best to list any known troubles in the condition section above.  


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1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)
1998 Gibson USA "Japanese Market" Les Paul (Ruby Red)