Epiphone sheraton dating and information
I'll answer any questions I can, viewing can be arranged and the guitar will need to be collected from Manchester - I will not post it so please don't ask or offer to send couriers etc, no trades or swaps..
Epiphone is one of the widely known guitar manufacturers.
Click here for a description of our "on hold" policy. Excellent for Celtic or old time or jazz or classical. This is just a great sounding mandolin - an excellent demonstration of why many pickers believe the snakeheads are the best oval hole mandolins ever made by Gibson. Z635 13) Excellent minus condition with a dark sunburst finish front and back.
PLEASE NOTE: We DO NOT ship rosewood guitars across international borders. 68349) If you are looking for a good session mandolin, and do not mind a little wear and do not need the fancy trim, this is your mandolin. Just an "A", so its top bound only and does not have the pearl logo. Snakeheads are considered the best sounding of Gibson oval hole mandolins, as they ring out and punch well. No major structural issues and the finish is original. Although similar to the earlier A4 model, in the 1930s this was the A0 model. 2740G) Clean one owner mandolin with just a little pickwear. Bought from the family of the original owner here in Richmond, VA. Classic "Gibson" decal logo above the truss rod cover on the peghead. All hardware and finish is original but missing the guard.
They were made by Terada and usually have an Orange Epiphone label.
he easiest way to find the year of manufacture of a particular Gibson guitar is to reference the instrument's serial number of factory order number.
We often have a Flatiron mandolin, Collings mandolin, or a Ratliff mandolin in stock, and occasionally a Summit, Nugget, Monteleone, and even a Loar F5 has been found here. Bridge, tail piece and tuners are original with the fleur-di-lise backing plates and ivoriod buttons. If you can live with some playing wear this is a deal on a snakehead A2. Excellent for Celtic, jazz, classical, or old-time music.
Perhaps a Fender Stratocaster, Telecaster, or Jazzmaster is your thing. Very little playing wear - this is a clean mandolin. 7836) Excellent condition, true red sunburst finish.
It is currently strung to play right handed as you will see in the pictures.It plays very well but has been gigged and so does have one or two dings here and there but nothing serious.It comes in a hard case (not a Gibson case but very well made and strong).For this reason, it is not as easy to know where each guitar comes from or when it was made.
Epiphone stamps each guitar with a serial number, however, which when deciphered can tell a guitarist all he needs to know about the guitar.
Originally an independent brand, Epiphone was bought by Gibson Guitar in 1957.