Here are a few examples from the store: Adirondack Guitars specializes in left-handed instruments (but we love our righties too), so if you are thinking of selling such a piece then please contact us first for a discussion about date and price and we will be only too happy to help.
YEAR APPROXIMATE LAST SERIAL NUMBER PRODUCED The following chart displays the first and last serial numbers of guitars produced in each given year (1960 to 1969).
Unfortunately, records for Guild guitars prior to 1960 are somewhat unreliable, where they exist at all, so we are unable to fully assure the accuracy of dating before that time but we have been able to ascertain some last serial numbers which may help.
It can be used in standalone mode (Mac/PC) or as a plug-in for most popular host applications.
Dating back to the pre-digital 1960s, the Mellotron was one of the first sample-based keyboards.
If you are looking to buy or sell a Guild produced piece then the date is vital, this helps provide a provenance or authentic record for the guitar in question and that is one of the key factors which dictates its value.
At the foot of this page, you will find a long and detailed list regarding the manufacture date of your guitar and it is as simple as looking for the serial number of your guitar on the list and from that, it will tell you the date.