Epiphone Byron

The Byron first appeared in the March 1, 1949 price list . When Epiphone introduced the Byron model in the 1950 catalog, it was the lowest priced archtop guitar Epiphone offered at the time. The 1950 catalog states

According to Wiedler Epiphone produced from 1949-’53 around 400 Byrons of which now 27 examples have been registered.

See also Wiedler : Byron s/n 59479                                               Byron : serialnumbers