First off let me start off by saying there's something magical about the shape of a guitar and the wood and electronics and how it sings. I'm more of a fender guy but I was given a '58 custom and I have no idea how much it is worth.
Would that serial number be consistent with a 2000 Standard?It’s not a custom shop guitar ... Made in USA on the headstock means it’s a Gibson USA guitar, plus it has a Nashville bridge ... honestly I’m not sure what you have there. Would need more and better pics
I got paid handsomely. This was just something he threw me on my way out. He has a room full of about 25 of theseYes, start at $0, then subtract for the horrible relic job. Whoever gave it to you owes YOU probably $50 to go along with the guitar. Tell him, though, that you prefer CASH.
25 eh?......What's his name and address so we can send the FBI for a visit..... maybe the funds he paid you with was from sales of these piece of shit guitars.I got paid handsomely. This was just something he threw me on my way out. He has a room full of about 25 of these