Dating a prs ce22
In addition to this, many other artists endorse the company, including Mike Oldfield, who has used a PRS Artist Custom 24 for studio recordings and live shows since the late 1980s; Clint Lowery; Mikael Åkerfeldt; Paul Allender; Dave Navarro; Ted Nugent; Al Di Meola; Mark Tremonti, Steven Wilson, and Orianthi.
Presumably 1999 will be the same formula; I don't know what they'll do in the year 2000.
They went to a high quality, less expensive, but real mother of pearl.
1993 -- PRS came out with their version of a one piece stop tailpiece.
This tailpiece is made from white metal with absolutely NO saddle adjustment (not recommended.) The ones used previously were the excellent quality Gibson style Nashville 2 piece system with fully adjustable saddles.
The year of manufacture is determined the same way for the EG models.
I don't think they throw the preprinted plates away just because the year changes.