Most regular production models since ca. Or some with four piece Adirondack spruce tops four piece top Js still sound great, though they don't look as good. The 1st and 2nd indicate the year of manufacture for the 6 digit serial numbers which we've been using since Acoustic Guitars. Please check the fields highlighted in red. Les Paul Classic: Classical Guitars.
Check the back of the guitar headstock for an eight-digit serial number.
How To Verify Authentic Gibson Serial Numbers
CS is the th reg. These are usually lighter built than the 7xxxH FON examples, and sound warmer but not as powerful, with beautiful harmonics. Knowing how to identify correct serial numbers still remains one of the best and most effective ways to date your Gibson, and at the same time confirm its authenticity. Certain guitar models built in the late s can be used. Post new comment Your name: