The elaborate Limited Edition D-200 Deluxe Acoustic Guitar guitar features rare pre-CITES Brazilian rosewood back, sides and headplate for luxurious tone and playing feel. The guitar’s unique design is intended to symbolize the passage of time with a watch theme, sharing design elements with its accompanying timepiece.Unmatched in workmanship and beauty, the highly collectible Limited Edition D-200 Deluxe Acoustic Guitar is limited to only 50 guitars, each furnished with an elegant, wearable timepiece from Roland G. Martin and RGM pulled out all the stops with this gorgeous acoustic guitar, which is as much a work of art as it is a precision instrument.Hoshino Gakki (the Japanese trading company that owns the "Ibanez" brand name) took great pains to address the issue way back then, but these days, nobody seems to take their word for it.To understand why a lot of people get confused about the issue of whether a guitar is "made by Ibanez" or "made at the Ibanez factory" we have to look at the relationship between Hoshino, Fujigen, and "Ibanez". (Yes, it's confusing because even Hoshino refers to themselves as "Ibanez" in their modern advertisements.) There is no "Ibanez" company or factory.Please note that fender serial numbers tend to overlap by at least a year, and thereby the date of your guitar can only be approximated.The following information is taken from excerpts from For all dates, you will need to look at the construction technique and components used to get a more precise date of manufacture.
Serial numbers show approximate date of manufacture.17/11/2015 The Fender Special Edition Standard Stratocaster (Maple Fingerboard, Black) and Fender Champion 100 (Snow White Limited Edition) are two new, stunning Fender FSR models. 05/06/2015 John Lennon's first Gibson acoustic guitar, a J-160e, which was stolen after a Christmas concert in 1963 and remained lost for 50 years, will be auctioned later this year. instrument production history, production dates have been applied to various components.The best way to date your vintage guitar or amp is from the manufacturers serial number and then use this guide as a reference to date the parts that make up said guitar or amp.Dates and source codes to help aid and determine the age or year of production of your vintage guitar,amp or other electronic instrument. Source-Date Codes On American made vintage guitars and gear, the pots and speakers provide an excellent opportunity to date a piece of equipment by referencing their "source-date code".