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Original 1960 Hofner bass. Model 500/5
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Hofner Violin Bass

Special re-issue of 58 Numbered guitars Model 1958.
This is No. 17
Including all original documents and hard case.


This bass guitar is a true replica from the Hofner Factory of the world famous Violin Bass Guitar produced in 1958. All original blue prints, methods and materials were used to create this instruments, hand made in Germany.

Only 58 Bass Guitars made worldwide makes this a very unique and valuable instrument for Players, Collectors and Investors alike.

For Sale: $ on application.


Hofner Original

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Hofner Original "Cavern" Bass


Date of manufacture: 06/04/2001
Colour: Three tone sunburst
Pick-ups: "Diamond logo" closely spaced.
Three piece neck.
Body: Flat back,lamineted top with European Maple for body and sides.
internally and externally all original.
Condition: used,well cared for. 9/10.
Original hard case included.


Note:This particular guitar is of a Limited Edition re-issue project commissioned to the Hofner Company by Music Ground of the U.K. intended to be an authentic replica of the bass Sir Paul McCartney purchased in Hamburg, Germany in 1961,to take up duties as the Beatles bass player.

For Sale: Au $ 9900