Dating epiphone guitars serial numbers
Definitely collector-grade, right down to its OHSC - went to Steve 1960s (Japanese-made?
) Col Joye acoustic guitar - something for the collector of either early Australian rock'n'roll paraphernalia, or of vintage MIJ guitars.
Very affordable - went to Gareth 1952 Gibson SJ-200, the king of flat tops and from Gibson's golden era. 9733, and I have been contacted by a previous owner of this guitar, who informs me the guitar was once owned by Slash, of Guns n' Roses!Comes with OHSC - went to Gary 1957 Levin folk/classical guitar in original case in MINT condition - a lovely little guitar from this highly-regarded Swedish builder before Martin bought Levin out.Bought new in Sydney in 1957 and barely played since!More a collectible than a player, a specific 'Col Joye model' to cash in on the popularity of Col Joye and the Joy Boys, a very popular Aussie band in the 1960s and '70s.Col Joye has indicated that this very model was Tommy Emmanuel's first guitar!