Alvarez brand guitars imported to us by st louis music and established in 1965 wikipediaorg 2014 company profile guitar dating dating these guitars is going to be hard in some cases date of manufacture on label see below.
alvarez is one of the leading acoustic guitar brands in the usa and around the world.
Span classnews_dt31082014spannbsp018332i believe after 1985 or so their production moved to korea and later china for budget guitars if alvarez says mid70s based on the serial number thats probably the best youre going to get im by no means an expert on alvarez acoustics but i hope that info offers at least some help.
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alvarez yairi alvarez yairi guitars can be dated by carvin suggests dating your guitar by certain features flattop serialization 19751987 guitars do not.
Both k yairi and early alvarez yairi models used the emperor dating codethese are the numbers stamped on the heelblock of the guitar there are a few exceptions especially after 1999 when they started to change how they date them.
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Yairi guitars not sold in the us have different model number then those sold through alvarez in the us not sure what a yc40 is but most used yairi classical guitars here in the us are selling for 400 to 600 this would be for a guitar in good condition with no cracks or major flaws and most would come with a case at that price.