Gibson dating - What You Need to Know About Gibson Serial Numbers


The serial number will be an 8 digit number impressed into the back of the headstock with “MADE IN USA” below.

All gibson deluxe guitars with 6 digit serial numbers from 100000 to 199999 and “made in the usa” stamped in back of the peghead are early seventy guitars 70-72. This makes relying entirely on the physical features of a guitar potentially misleading. These guitars have many 50’s features including 1pc construction, p-90’s, and long tenon neck joints.


Gibson dating

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