How many Gibson Les Pauls were made in 1959?
Apparently only 1700 Gibson Les Paul Standards were made in 1959. These guitars are probably the most sought after guitars in the world, so if you have one, get it checked out for authenticity. If it's an original it could be worth upwards of £200000
When it comes to the guitar the is no normal or standard weight, there are many factors make and model of guitar, materials the guitar is made of. For example 2 Gibson Les Pauls can have different weight as they may be cut from different trees and one may have a denser grain than the other. A solid bodied electric normally weighs more than a semi acoustic.