Please note that most of this information relates to serial numbers used from to present. Gibson Acoustic. Prior to when the Kalamazoo, MI factory was closed, the numbers indicated Kalamazoo production. Ranking numbers continued to indicate Nashville production through Ranking numbers for Bozeman start each day at and the electrics may start as low as the s. Examples: means the instrument was produced on Jan.
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Each month in Guitarist Magazine, we dissect a piece of vintage guitar goodness and give you the run-down of every part of it, from the neck and the finish, to the tuners and scratchplate. We even offer advice on upgrades and improvements, and how to accurately appraise its age. This is an excerpt from an article appearing in this month's magazine, with a complete list of serial numbers we were unable to include for space reasons at the end. To read the complete article, pick up a copy of Guitarist issue at your local newsagent now.
By Faxton , February 28, in Gibson Custom. I recently purchased a vintage Gibson ES in a walnut finish. I'm having some trouble when it comes to putting a specific date on it though. The serial number on the back of the headstock indicates that it was made in , but the body is in walnut which was only made available beginning in Also the sticker inside the F hole is rectangular, not oval.