The most accurate way of finding out the age of any Heritage guitar is through the serial number on the back of its headstock. These Heritage guitars have a serial number that begins with a letter e. Select the letter in the dropdown below to find out when your guitar was built. These Heritage guitars have a serial number that begins with an identifier.
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Note the following headstocks:. The headstock on the right is from a CM Although the headstock shapes are different, there is no mistaking the inlay in the center. Although the inlays are different, the shapes are nearly identical. Once again, the "double diamond" logos are identical. For more, see and Due to the amount of customization available on Carvin guitars, identifying the specific model can sometimes be difficult.
Please note that most of this information relates to serial numbers used from to present. Gibson Acoustic. Prior to when the Kalamazoo, MI factory was closed, the numbers indicated Kalamazoo production. Ranking numbers continued to indicate Nashville production through Ranking numbers for Bozeman start each day at and the electrics may start as low as the s.
Please use the search bar at the bottom of this page to lookup your guitar's manufacture date. If you would like specs on your guitar please view our Product pages by looking up your model number. Note for guitars without a serial number.