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ARCHIVED TOPIC: Gibson Tenor Guitar
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banjopaolo - Posted - 05/14/2022: 13:33:16
Hi I own this lovely Gibson tenor guitar from many years but I never knew when it was made, serial number on the back of the headstock is 526425, can anybody help me?
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BanjoLink - Posted - 05/14/2022: 15:02:20
It should be a 1968 .......or ...... if it has "Made in USA" on the headstock (back) it would be 1974
rcc56 - Posted - 05/14/2022: 15:04:08
Your instrument appears to be a Gibson TG-25N built in 1968.
banjopaolo - Posted - 05/14/2022: 23:33:19
Many thanks john and bob!So this little guitar has one year more than me... I’m born in 1969! :-)
rcc56 - Posted - 05/15/2022: 09:29:48
Well, since Gibson serial numbers from that period can only be narrowed down to +/- 2 years [at best] anyway, it could have been made in 1969 . . . That's nice chord solo work in your video.
banjopaolo - Posted - 05/15/2022: 09:35:47
Thank you Bob ;-)
kyleb - Posted - 05/17/2022: 13:32:26
i got a 36 cromwell, gibson made tenor, love it!
banjopaolo - Posted - 05/17/2022: 13:44:21
Tenor guitars will rule the world!I Have this gibson and also a lovely resonator tenor guitar by Amistar, both great instruments
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