It is not uncommon for a new model year model to be produced during the factory previous model year (example a 2015 model may have been built in late 2014).
(See list Factory code letter).Blue label The first blue labels that were used were leftover labels from the Kalamazoo factory.Brown or white "Lincolnwood" label The Lincolnwood label was also used for the acoustic guitars of the Taiwanese "Ep" series from.Tomatometer, not Yet listing Available.(A January, B February, etc.) The last 5 digits form the series sequence number.Fyymmrrractory code (this can be 2 letters serial as well) YY year of manufacture (this can also be just 1 digit for '90s models) MM month of manufacture R ranking number (may be more or less digits, not necessarily indicative of total units produced) Example.Examples: means the instrument factory was produced on Jan.No labels have been used here, but stickers with "Made in China" are glued to the neck serial of the guitars.Production CS model produced in 2001.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. Many '80s and early '90s serial numbers may follow a similar scheme, but may not include a factory ID code.
Numbered in sequence data as "13xxx" Jimmy Page Les Paul (3 versions) -1st 25 patch aged models were hand numbered 1-25 and signed by Jimmy Page, no data other number is on this model.(This coding method was used until 2010) Two letters eight digits The indo 2 letters indicate the factory code, the next two digits are the last two digits of the year.Sort films by title, year of release, and year inducted into the Registry by using the up and down arrows at the top of each column.Slash Les Paul (2 models) - 1997 limited edition model, cranberry finish: numbered in sequence as "SL xxx" - Regular production model introduced in 2004, also numbered in sequence as "SL xxx" Note: The discontinued Epiphone Slash Les Paul made has a standard Epiphone serial.The Factory, view All Critic Reviews (4 audience Reviews for.Please reference Error Code 2121 when contacting customer service.Ace Frehley Les Paul - 1997 Limited run, numbered in sequence as "ACE xxx" Note: The discontinued Gibson USA Ace Frehley Signature Les Paul has a standard 8 digit serial number.quot;s, there are no approved"s yet for this movie.Reissue model codes: 2 ES ES-335 (block inlays) 4 ES-330 5 ES-345 9 with an outlook "A" prefix command 1959 ES-335 (dot inlays) 9 with a "B" prefix ES-355 Example: A-38005 is the 5th '63 ES-335 Reissue produced in 1998.Means the instrument was produced on Oct.The first digit is the last digit of the production year, the following four digits are the serial number.Serial numbers, the stamped serial number can consist of a series of numbers, or letter(s) and numbers.Numbered in sequence as "JA outlook xxx" Pete Townshend LP Deluxe Limited run of 75, numbered in sequence as "pete xxx" Peter Frampton Les Paul (2 models) - PF LP Custom - numbered in sequence as "PF xxx" - PF LP Special - numbered in sequence.China In 2004 Gibson opened a factory in Qingdao, China, which produces Epiphone guitars.