Product ID: P-1050
Excellent condition and all original – this is a superb investment grade Tele and an excellent working instrument. Very attractive see-thru blonde finish on a beautiful, super-rare one piece Ash body. Shows a small amount of buckle wear but is otherwise in remarkable condition for it's age.
Unmolested original wiring, V-neck profile which feels great in the hand, resonant and lightweight weight at 7.26 lbs. Unthreaded saddles (pre'58), single line Kluson deluxe tuners, 'butterfly clip' string tree and original 'ash tray.' If you’re in the market for an investment grade 50s Tele with superb tone, resonance and playability look no further.
Original pots - 45th week of '56
Original solder electronics and wiring
Neck pencil date '57 (month is smudged due to tight neck fit)
Small patch of buckle wear on the back
Edgewear to the upper and lower rear side
Very clean top with minor lacquer crazing
Minor fingerboard wear on the first two frets
Original frets in very good condition
Comes with a later brown Tolex hard shell case.