Guild serial number dating
The following chart details the year, the guitar model, and the last serial number produced for each model in each given year.
Between the years 19, Guild continued with the system which used a separate serial number prefix for each guitar model.
Each are numbered on the back of the headstock with the number in the given series, i.e. Each also has a seven digit serial number inside the guitar. The last four digits refer to the date of production.If you are thinking of selling, check adds in Vintage Guitar Magazine, or on Guitar classified web pages and see what similar Guitars are selling for. While we are happy to buy used guitars and gear, we absolutely love Guild Guitars since they've got a rich history.Left-handed guitars and righties are welcome, just give us a call and we can work with you to figure everything out.Unfortunately, the records of Guild serial numbers prior to 1960 are somewhat sketchy, and so we are unable to assure the accuracy of dating before that time.The following chart, however, details the best information we have for the approximate last serial numbers produced in each given year before 1960.