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Note: Custom shop guitars are not supported The Gibson Serial Number Decoder currently supports 6 formats from 4 Factories.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.
If you know the backstory around when the instrument was purchased, this can provide some rough clues about its era.
The sixth number is now a batch number- batch 0 starts at the beginning of the day, and once we stamp 699, the batch number will change to 1.
The first 5 numbers remain the same, the last 3 numbers will remain the same.
Aside from the logos, each era of manufacturing included certain identifying traits such as the hardware (tuners, knobs, plates, etc.), the pickups, the type of finish, and the electronics inside that can give clues as to when an instrument was made. Many older instruments may have reproduction or other non-original parts, including a non-original finish.
This makes relying entirely on the physical features of a guitar potentially misleading.
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The most general physical piece of evidence on the instrument, however, is going to be the logo on the headstock.