Gibson dating serial number
He graduated from York College of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts degree in professional writing.
He has written music- and writing-related articles for various websites.
" when that number is keyed in, or crap to that effect.
The book, which lists all the company's historical serial number schemes, is an invaluable resource when dating vintage Gibson guitars.
If you're still having trouble accurately dating your Gibson, take pictures of the guitar, including the serial number, and upload them to the customer service section on the company's website.
You need to post pics of the guitar, that's really the only way to tell. If you have a picture and a serial number, you could post it somewhere like here on the hopes that someone recognizes it.
However, you may just end up tipping someone off that it was stolen, and you may never see it again if the thief/owner decides it was a keeper.