1991 Epiphone Emperor
Emperor Orange label made in Japan
Dating hints: 5 digit serial numbers represent Terada music's numbering scheme, which was used from 1987 to 1997. The first letter indicates the year (0 = 1990), the second letter implies the type of guitar, where number 9 refers to Emperor-J. The rest 3 digits are the production number.
Looking at the specs, maple body balances off the high tension coming from flat-wound string (by default) while soft spruce top enhances full acoustic resonance. Condition-wise, she stays overall in excellent shape with minor oxidation on metal parts but please also take note, the binding of pickguard was taken off, if this concerns you at all. Lastly, this graceful vintage ships flies with a sturdy gig bag to your doorstep within a week.