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You can also email the serial number to Fender Customer Support and ask for some details on the guitar, their email address is: [email protected] luck. Alot of telecasters built in 2011 will have the 60th Anniversary neckplate to signify they were built in the 60th anniversary year.
I have a Mexican Standard in Midnight wine that has the 60th plate.
Unfortunately, correct information can be very difficult to come by.
Most online guides (and quite a few print guides) are based on Jay Scott's groundbreaking book "Gretsch: the guitars of the Fred Gretsch Company," which is a fine book, but is nearly two decades old.
If you'd like to learn more about Gretsch serial numbers, we highly recommend Ed Ball's "Gretsch 6120: The History of a Legendary Guitar." Ball is one of the key researchers who have determined the actual dates, years and features Gretsch serial numbers correspond to.
Gretsch began date-coding serial numbers in August 1966.
According to Fender's product dating page, the serial number is in the proper format and that it was made between 20. We would need to see some pictures of the guitar to determine if it is a fake or not. And the Tele-bration series which also celebrate the 60th anniversary are also made in the USA.
What you have there looks like a Mexican serial number for sure.
It could just be a MIM tele with a 60th anniversary neck plate.
Oddlings – Yet another printing error has surfaced, this time from the FEI (pre-CBS) days.
Besides, no article in the Dating Fender Amps by Serial Number series would be complete without some interesting information, n’est ce pas?