Dating guild amps
The following chart, however, details the best information we have for the approximate last serial numbers produced in each given year before 1960.
There are no corresponding model names or numbers available.
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The following series of charts contain the most accurate information Guild has available for discerning the date of manufacture of Guild guitars by serial number.
For most purposes, the vacuum tube has been replaced by the much smaller and less expensive transistor, either as a discrete device or in an integrated circuit.
Unfortunately, once again, records of Guild serial numbers before 1960 are at best sketchy, preventing us from being able to assure dating accuracy before that year.
Nonetheless, the charts below contain the best information we have on the approximate last serial numbers produced each year before 1960.
There are no corresponding model names or numbers available. It is probably worth more than the dollars you will sell it for.
I do get dozens of Emails a week thanking me for keeping this information on the web (and you are welcome) and asking questions about older Guild Guitars. 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.