Question: How can you tell if a Gibson Guitar is a Gibson?

How do I know what model Gibson guitar I have?

The serial number can be found stamped or punched on the back of the headstock or acoustic in the sound hole. The acoustic models have been manufactured in Bozeman, Montana since the end of 1989.

How do you find out what year my Gibson guitar is?

The 1st and 2nd indicate the year of manufacture for the 6 digit serial numbers which weve been using since 2000. Those beginning with 94: In 1994, Gibsons Centennial year, many instruments have a serial number that begins with 94 for the year, with the remaining 6 digits indicating the ranking number.

How do I find out what year my Gibson guitar is?

There should be a space after the 1st digit with the 4 and 5 digit serial numbers, and no space with the 6 digit numbers. The 1st digit indicates the year of manufacture for the 4 & 5 digit serial numbers, these were used from 1989-1999.

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