Epiphone Serial Number

Is anyone able to date my Epiphone Sheraton? The serial number is 880509595 and it's located on a stick-on strip on the back of the headstock.

The front of the headstock has "Epiphone by Gibson" at the top and the Epiphone logo at the bottom. Cheers.


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Hello people that know,
I fear for the authenticity/ origin of my epiphone
LP special 2 (vin.sunburst) purchased only a year ago
(from a river specialist in south America!)there's only
11 numbers, no prefix,& factory origin that doesn't
list anywhere: 14101312605, this will determine whether I keep it or throw it in the swamp.
Thank you. Roman. (UK)

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