Un peu de repérage pour la datation d'une guitare vintage MOSRITE:
Prefix
Serial # example
Date (Dates Manufactured)
Model
Comments
    1973 - 8? 300 mono Solid body , single cutaway
A   1971 - 8? 350 stereo As above with stereo electronics , two output jacks and bypass switching
AB   1971 - 8? 350 stereo As above in bass
NO   1969 350 stereo Probably a prototype guitar, very early for a 350 model
A A005 1972 - 1974 Black Widow Double cutaway , black guitar with red pad on back
  1132 1972 - 1974 Black Widow As above in bass
N N0153 1971 - 198? Bluesbender Solid body , "Les Paulish" shape with german carve
K K005 1976 - 1977 Brassrail As above with brass bar running down fretboard , brass electrics cover plate
DC DC0064 1966 - 1976 Californian D-100 model , Resonator guitar
A   1964 - 1987

Celebrity I
mark 1

Semi acoustic electric , double cutaway with spruce top and maple back and sides
1C   1972 - 1974 Celebrity I " "
M   1965 - 1987 Celebrity II
mark 1
As above with spruce top and maple back and sides with smaller control plate
2C   1972 - 1974 Celebrity II " "
K K0208 1965 - 1987 Celebrity III
mark 1
As above with bigger control plate
W     " " " " some have the letter A after number
3C   1972- 1974 " " " "
R   1967 - ? Celebrity V " "
P     Celebrity XII Celebrity 12 string
Z Z0233 1965 - 1987 Celebrity As above in bass. Also ZZ prefix.
N   1965 - 1984 Celebrity II " "
2DL   1970's " " " "
LL     Celebrity III " "
G G0022 1965 - 1969 Combo Semi solid with "f" hole , double cutaway. 12 string has "G" prefix also.
H H0001 1965 - 1969 Combo As above
R R0075 1965 - 1969 Combo As above in bass
DB   1966 - 1968 Dobro Dobro guitar by Mosrite
DC     Mobro As above with "Mobro" on headstock
MS     Mobro As above
GS   1966 - 1969 Gospel I Gospel series I . Same as Celebrity
GG   1966 - 1969 Gospel As above
  1017 1962 Joe Maphis single neck Full body/neck and headstock binding, Joe Maphis model on headstock
2J   1966 - 1977 Joe Maphis Double cutaway solid body , double neck , 12 over 6
D   1966 - 1972 Joe Maphis Semi solid without "f" hole. Same shape as Combo , spruce top / walnut back
B   1966 - 1972 Joe Maphis As above in bass
R     " " " "
DR     " " " "
B   1965 Mk II Small body with full scratch plate and NO german carve , smaller single coils , as played by Johnny Ramone , very rare
B B250 1965 - 1973 Mk II Small body with "set in" neck , parallel pick ups with no pole pieces , with german carve
B B708 1965 - 1973 Mk V As above with Ventures mark V on headstock
F F0251 1965 Serenade Large body acoustic
V V052 1989 Tonechamber Semi solid Ventures
  0025 1963 " " Ventures production model , sidejack with binding and set neck
  0173 1964 " " As above , bound body , top jack
  0832 1964 Ventures As above , no body binding
  0931 1965 Ventures As above
  2342 1965 " " As above
  3041 1965 " " As above neck: Nov 16 body: Dec 6
  3651 1967 " " As above
T T310 1965 - 1969 Ventures As above in 12 string
V   1968 - 1993 " " As above 6 string after split with Ventures with NO Ventures logo.
V V92100A 1992 " " 65 Reissue
AF AF034 1984 " " Ventures reissue made "After Fire" - AF
V V016 1988 V88 V88 , remake of '65 Ventures model , hard tailpiece or trem , Signed by Semie
  02788 1988 M88 As above with no scratch plate or german carve , white pick up covers
B   1968 - 1972 Ventures Ventures model in bass
  5002 1963 " " As above with bound body and side jack
  5018 1964 " " As above with no body binding , top jack
  5724 1965 " " " "
  6415 1966 " " " "
  7112 1967 " " " "
  B0107 1972 Non Ventures " " headstock says "by Semie Moseley"
  B0152 1973 " " " "
H   196? " " Factory modified Ventures model guitar
2V   1973 - 1974 VII Ventures model with humbuckers and coil tap switching
NC NC140 1984 VIII Three pick up Ventures model , no scratch plate , Signed by Semie
  2501 - 2512 1987 Ventures 25th Anniversary model , silver and black , only 12 of 25 made
    Specials and one offs    
HK HK01 1984 Ventures Custom built by Semie
  6303 1991 " " 63 Reissue
  01287 1987 " " 65 Reissue
  87042 1987 V88 Prototype
  90014 1989 Nokie 1 of 3 , Vibramute , Signed by Semie
  003 1990 - 1992 Ramones Designed in conjunction with Johnny Ramone
RB RB001   Ramones bass Designed in conjunction with CJ Ramone , pearl white , used in filmclips
  90-007 1990 Ventures bass Custom built pearl white , 1 pick up
NC NC020   Ventures Pearl white , Truss rod at pick up end , embossed pick ups , Moseley trem
MC MC000 1994 Mini Combo Custom order , cherryburst , humbuckers
V V5779 1965 Left handed Ventures model , right handed Moseley trem , 1 of 2 made in Bakersfield
SPH SPH0260 1962 ? Combo Prototype ?