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Fender Telecaster Electric Guitar, 1954

Auction:
2955B
Lot:
567
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2955B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 05, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Fender Telecaster Electric Guitar, 1954, serial no. 5079, weight 6.4 lbs., with original Bulwin "poodle" hardshell case.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Inscribed on neck end 10-53 and in neck pocket 10-53 TAD, body refinished, neck refretted and oversprayed, replaced pots (1973), double-line Klusons, body thickness 1 5/8", likely break in bridge pickup coil.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Economy of California, Fender Musical Instruments Corporation, Fender Telecaster, Fender Telecaster Plus, Fender Telecasters, Riverside County, California

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