Yamaha piano serial numbers

Yamaha was founded by Tarakusu Yamaha in 1887, the company was originally named Nippon Gakki (Japan musical instruments). Yamaha was the first piano manufacturer in Japan. You can use the dates and serials listed below to help date your piano. To find your serial number of your piano please see our find your serial number page.

Pianos Manufactured in Hamamatsu Japan

Year of ManufactureSerial Number
Upright PianosGrand Pianos
19171700
19181800
19191900
19202100
19212650
19223150
19233650
19244250
19254950
19265700
19276500
19287751
19298928
193010163
193111719
193213368
193315182
193417939
193519895
193622397
193725158
193828000
193930000
194031900
194133800
194235600
194337000
194438000
194538550
1946
194740000
194840075
194940675
195042073
195144262
195247675
195351266
195457057
195563400
195669300
195777000
195889000
1959102000
1960124000
1961149000
1962188000
1963237000
1964298000
1965368000
1966489000
1967570000
1968685000
1969805000
1970960000
19711130000
197213175001358500
197315105001538500
19741745000 1753500
19751945000 1935000
19762154000 2153000
19772384000 2362000
19782585000 2580500
19792810500 2848000
19803001000 3040000
19813261000 3270000
19823465000 3490000
19833646200 3710500
19843832200 3891600
19853987600 4040700
19864156500 4214600
19874334800 4351100
19884491300 4561000
19894672700 4671400
19904837200 4810900
19914967900 4951200
19925086800 5071800
19935204100 5181400
19945296400 5291500
19955375000 5368000
19965446000 5448000
19975530000 5502000
19985579000 5588000
19995792000 5810000
20005860000
20015920000
20025970000
20036020000
20046060000
20056100000
20066145000
20076191000
20086220000
20096250000
20106280000
Pianos Manufactured in Hangzhou, China
Year of
Manufacture
Serial
Number
2004H0004000
2005H0004900
2006H0010900
2007H0020700
2008H0039900
2009H0071498
2010H0105429
Pianos Manufactured in Thomaston, GA
Year of ManufactureSerial Number
1983T500101
1984T500422
1985T500998
Jan-1986T502874
Jun-1986T504050
Jun-1986T100001
1987T101856
1988T110501
1989T122421
1990T132706
1991T143101
1992T155131
1993T167386
1994T177711
1995T189741
1996T202945
1997T212917
1998T224053
1999T237164
2000T251146
2001T265755
2002T275258
2003T283503
2004T294877
Pianos Manufactured in Jakarta, Indonesia
Year of ManufactureSerial Number
1999J1600001
2000J1700559
2001J1802250
2002J1904634
2003J2008354
2004J2109546
2005J2212096
2006J2317402
2007J2422310
2008J2526623
2009J2631503
2010J2733874
2011J2837851
2012J2942840
Pianos Manufactured in South Haven, MI
Year of ManufactureSerial Number
1974U101000
1975U102000
1976U107000
1977U110000
1978U117000
1979U124000
1980U132000
1981U141000
1982U150000
1983U160000
1984U167000
1985U174000
1986U186000
Pianos Manufactured in Taoyuan, Taiwan
Year of ManufactureSerial Number
2004YT277800
2005YT281000
2006YT285000

Example: If the serial number is 16000 then that would make the year 1917