Höfner Serial Number Lookup
Prior to the early 1970s, Höfner instruments were not assigned serial numbers. However, some instruments manufactured before that time may have a stamped or written date of production on the back of the headstock. These particular guitars were sold by the English company Selmer and the Dutch company Van Wouw. To find out the production year of your Höfner guitar, you can use the serial number decoder and refer to the explanation of the dating system provided below.
Where to find Höfner serial number Location?
To find the serial number, examine the back or the top edge of the guitar’s headstock. For semi-hollow and acoustic models, check the label located within the upper f-hole.