c.1967 Teisco Spectrum EBX-200 Bass
Ultra Rare and Top of the Line Spectrum Bass. This is the bass equivalent to the Spectrum V guitar that was part of Teisco's 1960s Space Age inspired designs. Blue Metallic Finish, Dual Pickups, and Carved and Bound Top. A few newer pickguard screws. Untouched electronics. The bass is in very good condition displaying some finish checking and evidence of some stickers once being on the back of the body. While Reissues can be found once and a while, this is the first original model we have ever had and one of only a handful we have ever seen. HSC $3495
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1967 Epiphone Rivoli II Sunburst Custom Ordered
Here is a very cool Custom Ordered Bass. A seldom seen Rivoli II with dual pickups. We have seen our fair share of Dual pickup Eb-2 basses over the years but when was the last time you saw a dual pickup Rivoli? The bass was custom ordered with Stereo wiring. Easily played mono with a stereo adapter but using the Stereo application with two amps you can move mountains with this bass. Sunburst Finish, Mute system intact, Blue Label, Baritone switch, and Bonnet knobs. The bass was also ordered with two original pickguards. Shown in the photo with the Tortoise shell pickguard. Also included is a single ply white pickguard with E accent still intact. A truely "one-off" bass. Comes with its original black yellow lined hardshell case. OHSC $5500. . . .SALE$5000
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1968 Fender Mustang Bass Olympic White
Olympic White Finish, Slab Body, Cloth Wire, Nitro Finish, Tortoiseshell Pickguard, and Lollipop Tuners. Very good vintage condition displaying play wear with nicks, dings, and finish checking. Included is the original hardshell case (1 broken latch). An all original bass with untouched solder joints. A small superficial stress line coming off the Low E tuner. A cool slab body Mustang Bass. OHSC $2495
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1968 Fender Mustang Bass Competition Red
An all original Competition Red Mustang Bass. Candy Apple Red finish with Racing Stripe and Matching Headstock, Pearloid Pickguard, 1966 dated pots with untouched solder joints, Lollipop Tuners, and Hand Rest intact. The bass displays average play wear with nicks, dings, and scratches. The previous owner inscribed an identification number on the neck plate and back of the headstock. Given the August 1968 neck date this is perhaps among some of the first Competition Mustang Basses produced. With the Daphne Blue undercoat visible in the neck pocket and control cavity, a Daphne Blue body was taken off the line to have the new Competition Red finish applied at the factory. This was a common practice at Fender throughout the 1960s. Included is a later 1970s Fender Mustang Bass case with some remnants of stickers once being on the lid. HSC $2795
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1975 Fender Musicmaster Bass Daphne Blue
A beautiful all original Musicmaster Bass in vibrant Daphne Blue Finish. A One Owner Bass that was purchased new at West LA Music with the intention of learning to play bass; however, after just a short few years, the bass was retired to its case. Included is the original Hang Tags, West LA's Hang Tag, Bass Lesson Book with Vinyl Record, and original soft case (stickers on lid). The bass displays minimal play wear but does have some case rubs and blemishes on the body from where accessories were stored underneath and on top of the bass. Still even has an old set of Fender flat wound strings on it. A cool complete package. OSSC $1495
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1968 Fender Coronado Bass II Antigua
A Super Cool Coronado II Bass in hard to find Factory Antigua Finish. Dual Pickups, Matching Headstock, Chrome Hardware, Trapeze Tailpiece, and 34 inch scale. The bass displays play wear with finish checking. Previous owner inscribed identification on the back of the headstock. The binding on the neck appears to have possibly been replaced or at least reglued. The neck is straight and the bass is lively with that signature Coronado woody tone. A great looking vintage Coronado bass in a Rare color. HSC $2995
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1969 Fender Telecaster Bass Blonde
This is one of the Lightest Weight Telecaster Basses at an amazing 8.25 pounds. Blonde Finish, One Piece Maple Neck with a Large Rounded C Profile, 1966 dated pots, Both Chrome Covers, Handrest, Single Coil Pickup, and Slab Body. The bass displays average play wear with finish checking (mostly on the back of the body). There is a small spot of faint writing on the back of the upper horn. An all original bass, even the original non beveled pickguard. Included is the original hardshell case, with some black duct tape on the ends. A cool first generation Telecaster Bass. OHSC $3995
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1958 Fender Precision Bass Sunburst
An all original 1958 Gold Guard Precision Bass. 6-58 Neck Date, 304807 Pot Dates, Anodized Pickguard, Early 3 Tone Finish, One Piece Maple Neck, and Spaghetti Logo. Lots of cool players wear. The real deal that was worn in the right way from years of playing. Amazing Sound. HSC $12,000
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1962 Fender Precision Bass Sunburst
An all original and tidy 1962 Precision Bass. Sunburst Finish, Tortoiseshell pickguard, July 62 Neck date, pot dated 3046231, and clean Spaghetti logo. Both Chrome Covers and Handrest intact. The shading of the three tone sunburst finish and tortoise shell pickguard are breathtaking and everything you want in a Pre-CBS P-Bass. Light weight at 8 1/2 pounds. Clean original frets from a life of flat wound strings. The neck is still very white with limited yellowing over the years. Some light play wear with the only blemish being a touch up from an extra strap button. Included is the original brown hardshell case. Purchased from the family of the original owner. OHSC $11,000
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1963 / 1964 Fender Precision Bass
A great sounding Pre CBS Precision Bass that will not break the bank. The body was stripped and clear coated many years ago. The original Sunburst finish can still be seen in the neck pocket, control cavity and under the neck plate. L Plate, SEP 63 C neck date, Clay Dots, Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard, Threaded saddle bridge, Tortoiseshell pickguard with Green nitrate layers, and 3046403 tone pot date. Other then newer knobs this one has all original parts. One small extra screw hole in the pickguard. Small stable stress line off of the low E tuner screw. Comfortable large neck profile and that round dark tone that this era of P basses are known for. HSC $4995
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1965 Fender Precision Refin Red
A Players Precision Bass. Amateur thin Dakota Red style Refin, L Plate, Clay Dots, January 1965 Neck Date, Transition Logo, and 65 dated pickup with new leads. Newer pickguard, pots, bridge, refret with new nut and some slight routing in the control cavity. The neck has the original finish, logo and tuners. Comfortable weight at 8.35 pounds. A fun players vintage Precision Bass. HSC $3595
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1966 Fender Precision Olympic White
Custom Color Olympic White Finish, October 1966 Neck Date, Transition Logo, Threaded Saddles, and Both Chrome Covers intact. Very good vintage condition displaying some normal play wear and finish checking. A couple extra holes on the bass side of the body from a handrest, otherwise all original. A great player with nice original frets. Included is the original hardshell case with some wear and evidence of some stickers having once been on the lid. All latches intact. A cool Custom Color Precision Bass. OHSC $6995
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1966 Fender Precision Sunburst
An all original Precision Bass. Sunburst Finish, Tortoise Shell Pickguard, Transition Logo, August 1966 neck date, Large C neck profile, and Both Chrome Covers and Handrest intact. The bass displays average play wear with minimal fret wear from a life of flat wound strings. A great sounding bass and at only 8 1/4 pounds very comfortable as well. Included is the original hardshell case. OHSC $5895
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1971 Fender Precision Bass Blonde
A "Time Capsule" Condition Precision Bass. Rare Blonde Finish over an Ash Body, One Piece Maple Neck that is still white, Tortoise Shell Pickguard, 1971 dated pots, Both Chrome Covers and Handrest intact. Included is the Original Hardshell case and time period Bobby Lee Strap. Very comfortable Ash Body weight at 8.45 pounds. All original except for a possible added pickguard screw. A very crisp and tidy vintage bass displaying only minor wear with a couple finish checks. A great example. OHSC $5195HOLD
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1974 Fender Precision Bass Black Rare A Neck
A Rare Combination of a Black Finish and a Factory stamped "A" neck profile. A Jazz Bass Factory like neck feel with a narrow nut on a P-Bass. Both Chrome Covers, Hand Rest intact, One Piece Maple Neck, and Light weight at 8.8 pounds. A few case rubs and some small nicks but in overall excellent condition. Late 1973 dated pots and all original other then a typical added ground wire. Included is the original hardshell case. OHSC $3195
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1975 Fender Precision Bass Rare Transparent Blonde Finish
An all original local One Owner Bass. Hard to Find Transparent Blonde Finish over an Ash Body with lots of beautiful body wood grain visible. One Piece Maple Neck, 1974 Pot Dates, and Both Chrome Covers and Hand Rest intact. Comfortable 1970s Ash Body P bass weight at 9 1/4 pounds. An excellent condition bass displaying minimal play wear with a couple of finish checking lines. Included is a pack of time period Fender bass strings and strap that were in the case pocket. The hardshell case looks the part and is the one the original owner was given when he purchased the bass new. However, it is probably a time period aftermarket case. This was a common practice of Washington DC music stores in the 1970s to make a few extra bucks. A gorgeous Blonde Finish Precision Bass. OHSC $3195
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1979 Fender Precision Bass Black
Original Black Finish, Harder to find Rosewood fingerboard for the time period, and matching serial number sticker in the neck pocket. Refret and newer volume pot (original 1979 dated tone pot intact). Handrest and pickup chrome cover intact with newer screws. A nice playing and sounding vintage P Bass that will not break the bank. Overall a Very Good vintage condition bass. Pretty clean front with some old strap finish blemishes on the back of the body. Included is a modern hardshell case. HSC $1795
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1965 Fender Jazz Bass Sunburst
Here is a cool all original transitional Jazz. The bass features an unbound pearl dot neck with an October 65 Neck date, Sunburst finish, Tortoiseshell pickguard, Transition logo, both covers, threaded saddles, and the original no tail Fender Case. Check out the pics of this bass because included is a picture of the original owner playing this bass. If you look close enough you can see what caused the small belt buckle patch of wear on the back of the bass. Cool bass with a lot of bottom end. OHSC $9,500
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1971 Fender Jazz Bass Sunburst
A nice clean 1971 Jazz Bass. Sunburst Finish, Tortoise shell pickguard, Bound Rosewood Fingerboard, early 1971 dated pots with untouched solder joints, and larger rounded depth neck profile. Other then an aftermarket neck pickup chrome cover the bass is all original and complete. An excellent condition bass with some finish checking on the body and some nicks & dings. Included is the original hardshell case. OHSC $4295
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1974 Fender Jazz Bass Olympic White LEFT HANDED Time Capsule
An Outstanding and Rare Left Handed Jazz Bass in Extra Fine Near Mint Condition. Olympic White Finish, 4 Bolt Maple Neck, Tortoiseshell pickguard, Untouched Electronics, and all original. Both Chrome Covers and handrest intact. Included is the original Left Handed Fender Hardshell Case. OHSC $5995
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1975 Fender Jazz Bass Olympic White LEFT HANDED
Rare Left Handed Jazz Bass. Olympic White Finish over an ash body, One Piece Maple Neck, and Untouched Electronics with early 1975 dated pots. The bass is in good condition displaying nicks, dings, and play wear. There was once a small circular sticker on the top below the controls. There is a crack at the nut and the Low E tuner. Both have been professionally repaired and are solid. The bass comes with its original Left Handed case. A cool Lefty vintage Jazz Bass. OHSC $3150
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1982 Fender Jazz Bass Natural
Natural Finish over a figured Ash body, 82 dated pots with untouched solder joints, 82 stamped neck date, Both Chrome Covers intact, Bound neck with dot inlays, and 1970s Fender aesthetics. We love these 1982 Fender basses. The bodies were made just like the Fullerton Reissues with deep body contours that fit snug to your body, just like a 60s Bass. Overall a clean vintage bass that displays limited play wear. Newer strap lock buttons. It had another bridge installed at one time with original reinstalled. Included is a time period non Fender hardshell case. HSC $1695
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1986 Fender Performer Bass Desert Rose
Desert Rose Finish, 34 inch two octave scale with 24 frets, Dual Pickups, TBX Control, and Super cool offset Body Design. A nice clean example displaying some light play wear with some small body nicks. Brass nut installed otherwise original. Included is the original Fender hardshell case. OHSC $1595
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1998 G&L ASAT Bass Gold Sparkle with Matching Headstock
Here is a Rare Gold Sparkle Finish with Matching Headstock ASAT Bass that will stand out in a crowd. This Sparkle Finish has killer large flakes that dance in the light. Maple Neck with Rosewood Fingerboard and a great sounding pair of G&L pickups. This was a custom ordered bass that is in excellent condition displaying little use. Included is the original molded G&L hardshell case. OHSC $1495
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1965 Epiphone Embassy Bass Cherry
Cherry Finish, Dual Thunderbird Style Pickups, Batwing Headstock, and a mixture of Nickel and Chrome hardware as commonly seen in 1965. Very Good vintage condition displaying play wear with lots of cool finish checking. No cracks or crack repairs. There are a couple of old filled screw holes below the stop tailpiece. These Embassy basses are awesome with the same electronics setup as a 1960s Gibson Thunderbird IV, making them a great affordable alternative. Includes is the original hardshell case. OHSC $3995
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1959 Gibson EB-2 N Blonde
Super Rare Factory Blonde finish EB-2. Banjo Tuners, Large Rounded Neck Profile, Black Plastic Covered Pickup, Nickel Hardware, and Orange Label intact. This one has a late 1958 factory order number and super early 1959 A serial number, so most likely a bass that was started at the factory in late 1958 but not finished untill early 1959. No cracks or crack repairs. Other than newer repro tuner buttons the bass is all original. Very good plus condition displaying some finish checking. One of only 66 Blonde late 1950s EB-2 basses produced. An awesome bass. HSC $7995
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1967 Gibson EB-2 Sparkling Burgundy
Rare Sparkling Burgundy Metallic Finish, Neck pickup with upright like tones, Orange label intact, and Baritone switch. The bass still retains a dark finish and has not faded to copper as most do. Chrome cover intact and missing pickguard. Overall a clean vintage bass displaying some typical long checking. No headstock cracks or repairs. The bass plays well with a straight neck. Included is the original red lined case. OSSC $2795
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1966 Gibson EB-3 Cherry Hang Tag
A Super Clean "Under the Bed" condition Gibson EB-3 that comes with its Original Hardshell Case and Hang Tag. Cherry Finish, Dual Pickups, Hand Rest & Mute System intact, and Bonnet Knobs. An early 1966 model with late 1965 pot dates and a wide lapel truss rod cover. This bass has seen very little use over the years with some side dings on the body and light finish checking. Original frets display almost no wear. No cracks or crack repairs. A ground wire appears to have been resoldered at some point otherwise an all original bass. We do not see them much cleaner than this one. Super cool original Hang Tag stamped "EB-3" with original price. OHSC $4595
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1962 Gibson EB-0 Cherry
A great early EB-0. Cherry Finish, Black Pickup Cover, Nickel Hardware, Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard, Side Dated pots, and a tone pot dated 6241. The bass displays average play wear with nicks, dings, and finish checking. A big rounded neck profile and clean original frets from a life of flat wound strings. No cracks or repairs. Two missing tuner ferrules. Included is the original time period Gibson semi soft case. A great thumper with a neck you will fall in love with. SSC $2395
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1965 Gibson EB-0 Cherry
Cherry Finish, Chrome Hardware, SG Style Mahogany Construction, and 1965 dated pots. No cracks or crack repairs. The bass displays light to average play wear with some fine finish checking. The mute system has been removed with the original handrest and chrome cover intact. A nice EB0 example. Added ground wire on the controls otherwise original. Included is an aftermarket black tolex hardshell case. HSC $1595
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1967 Gibson EB-0 Sparkling Burgundy
Rare Original Sparkling Burgundy Finish, Chrome hardware, Mute and Cover intact, and Rosewood fingerboard. The finish has very little fade and is still a deep Red, not the usual Copper coloring that most Sparkling Burgundy guitars become. The guitar has a control cavity crack that has been repaired. No headstock or neck body joint issues. The neck is straight and the bass plays well. Included is the original soft case. Super Cool Color. OSSC $1995
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c.1979 Gretsch TK-300 Bass 7626 Autumn Red
A cool Gretsch TK-300 Bass. Autumn Red over a figured body, Super Tron pickup, Hockey Stick Headstock, Factory Schaller Tuners, Bridge Cover intact, and 30 inch scale. The bass is in very good plus condition displaying some average play wear with nick, dings, and some finish checking. No cracks or crack repairs. A fun all original bass. Bag $1195
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1970 Guild Starfire Bass I Cherry
A nice clean and tidy Starfire Bass that comes with its original Hardshell Case, Hang Tag, Case Keys, and Guild Instruction Sheet. Original Cherry Finish with Black Edges over a Mahogany Body, the desirable original Hagstrom Bi Sonic pickup, Hand rests, F-hole Label intact, and inlayed Guild Headstock Logo. An excellent condition bass displaying some light play wear and some typical heel cap deterioration. Great looking flamed Mahogany Sides. No cracks or crack repairs. A beautiful Bass. OHSC $2895
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1999 Guild Starfire Bass II Natural USA
A beautiful USA Made Starfire II Bass. Natural Finish over a highly flamed Maple Body, Dual Pickups, Westerly, Rhode Island Label, Factory Grover Tuners, and Inlayed Headstock. A cosmetically clean bass that saw limited use. There was some damage around the jack with a crack on the rim. The original owner had it repaired at the factory with a jack plate added for strength. The repair is clean and solid. Included is the original hardshell case and paperwork. These late 1990s USA made Starfire II basses are hard to find especially in the flamed maple variety. OHSC $1695
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1960s Hagstrom F-400 / HIIB Bass Left Handed
Super Rare Factory Left Handed F-400 Bass. Sunburst Finish, Dual Pickups, and Beautifully Figured Fingerboard. Very Good Plus vintage condition displaying some light to average play wear. Previous owner put his name on the headstock otherwise untouched. There maybe others out there but this is the first Factory Lefty F-400 bass we have ever seen. Included is the original Hagstrom case with two separated hinges. OSSC $1650
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c.1961 Kay K5965 Pro Model Bass
We love these early K5965 Pro Basses. They have a great warm up right bass style tone. They also have a unique neck profile that you will not find on another bass. It has a narrow Jazz Bass like nut width with one of the biggest U shaped depths. This one has a good neck set with lots of adjustment room on the bridge. Sunburst Finish with some tasteful Maple Flame on the Body, Tortoise Shell Front Headstock with Kay Logo, Nickel Waffle Back Tuners, and Blade style Pickup. The bass displays lots of nicks, dings, and finish checking. Missing the bottom end pin and an added strap button on the upper bout otherwise original. Bag $1995
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1960s Kustom K200 Bass Cherry
Transparent Cherry finish, dual DeArmond pickups, semi hollow construction, and original serial number label intact in the bass side f-hole. Previous owner sanded the back of the neck for that smooth satin feel. Some nicks, dings, and belt buckle wear have been touched up in the past. A great sounding bass. We see the Kustom K200 guitars from time to time but we rarely come across these awesome basses. Included is the clean original hardshell case. OHSC $1495
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1977 Ibanez Destroyer Bass 2459B
A Super Rare Ibanez Destroyer Bass. This one is all original and in amazingly clean collectors condition. Korina style finish, Flamed and Figured Neck, Dual pickups, and no cracks or crack repairs. A seldom seen bass model that comes with its original hardshell case. OHSC $2995
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1965 Mosrite Ventures Bass Strawberry Red
A Mosrite Ventures Bass in Rare Custom Color Strawberry Red. This bass has the early 65 features that include a one piece neck, truss rod adjustment at the base of the neck, and blank Knobs & Pickup cover. All matching 1965 dates with a July 65 body date, August 1965 neck date, and 1965 dated pots. The bass displays play wear with nicks, dings, and belt buckle wear. Some non original screws. Ships in a modern hardshell case. A cool early Custom Color Ventures Bass. HSC $2195
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1976 Univox 4001 Rickenbacker Lawsuit Copy
A high quality Rickenbacker 4001 copy. From the famous Japanese lawsuit time period, this bass is a striking resemblance to the original 4001. As commonly seen, this example is unbranded but is very similar to the Univox/Aria Pro II/Ibanez branded 4001 copies. Sunburst finish, Dual pickups with Toaster style neck pickup, Shark tooth fretboard inlays, and even Grover styled box tuners. An all original very clean bass displaying just some light play wear. Included is a nice hardshell case. HSC $795
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c. 1978 Ovation Magnum IV
A nice example of the Magnum IV model. 3 band EQ electronics, Neck pickup with volume adjustment for each string, U shaped pole piece bridge pickup, and Cherry Red Finish. A very nice playing bass with light players wear. With the on board EQ you can dial in any tone from Gibson EBO to Fender Jazz bass. HSC $995
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1980 Rickenbacker 4001 White with Black Trim with Hang Tag
A Super Clean, All Original, and One Owner Rickenbacker 4001. Cool Factory White Finish with Black Trim, Neck Through Construction, Dual Pickups, Dual Inputs, and 1979 pot dates. An extra fine bass that the owner babied. Included is the clean original hardshell case, Bridge Pickup Cover, and Hang Tag. A beautiful example. OHSC $2995
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1999 Rickenbacker 4003S5 5 String LEFT HANDED Mapleglo
Rare Factory Left Handed 5 String Rickenbacker Bass. Mapleglo finish, Toaster Neck pickup, Neck through construction, Mono Jack, Original Silver Hardshell Case and Hang Tags. Overall a clean bass displaying very limited play wear. OHSC $3995
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1986 Steinberger XP2 Black
An early XP2. Graphite Neck, EMG pickups, Leg Rest intact, and V shaped body. This one is number N29XX which should correlate to a 1986 production date. A great sounding bass. Overall excellent condition with some surface scratches and a small crack in the pickguard. Included is the original Steinberger gig bag with broken zipper. An affordable 1980s Steinbgerger bass. Original Bag $1495
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