Identifying Gibson instruments by serial number is tricky at best and downright impossible in some cases. Please note that most of this information relates to serial numbers used from Les Paul Classic: This model features an ink stamped serial number with no. As one of the oldest and most widely recognized brands in music, Gibson has crafted some of the most cherished and valuable instruments of all time.
Home What's new Latest activity Authors. I have a Les Paul Classic that I just bought, my 1st LP, and the serial # on I looked at Gibson's webpage and it says guitars with this number were Gruen's book (2nd edition) says that Classic serial numbers are 50's style. A friend of mine is willing to sell me his very pretty les paul classic which he believes to be from the 90s.
Information about serial numbers and production year Gibson guitars, with , where a some Les Paul Juniors and Specials had a four-digit serial number.
Mystery solved - it's a I was misreading the serial number. Thanks all. Trying to determine the year of my Les Paul Classic. 6 digit serial.
Find the manufacture date by cross-referencing the serial number The serial number on this Les Paul Junior indicates that it was made in.
Gibson Serial Number Identification and Dating . Les Paul Classic: This model features an ink stamped serial number with no “MADE IN USA” (just as we used.