Ampeg amp dating
There is a bit of flaking on the bridge cover and light wear on the body edges. The amp sounds incredible, with lots of life in the tubes, creamy compression, and plenty of volume.
The steel is a perfect match, with a strong pickup, and good looks.
There are six distinctive periods in the Ampeg line.
Each period has a different way of identifying the year made.
FIT'S A 16" BOTTOM BOUT GUITAR WITH A 3" THICKNESS AND A 41&1/2" LENGTH WITH NO PROBLEM. THIS 1960'S GRETSCH HARDSHELL CASE IS IN NICE SHAPE!
Since there is a possibility of overlap here, cosmetics are a huge factor in determining the year.