05-03-2009 05-04-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2455 Boston
May 3, 2009 12:00 PMCalender
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American Electric Guitar, Fender Electric Instruments, Fullerton, 1954, Mode Stratocaster

$8,295$7,000
Auction: Musical Instruments - 2455 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 03, 2009 12:00PM

Description:

American Electric Guitar, Fender Electric Instruments, Fullerton, 1954, Mode Stratocaster, labeled FENDER STRATOCASTER, WITH SYNCHRONIZED TREMOLO..., etc., and ORIGINAL CONTOUR BODY, PAT PEND on the headstock decals and stamped 1099 on the neck plate, (factory refinished in 1962 in "Lake Placid Blue"), length of back 15 3/4 in., with later 1962 case.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Factory refinished in 1962, neck refinished with decals, body refinished in Lake Placid blue, pickguard replaced in 1962 with contemporary style. With original strap and polish cloth. Pot codes 250K, 304429

Keywords

PAT PEND