1959-60 Vintage MATON BIG BEN Bass Electric bass guitar

Category: Product ID: 1128

Description

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1959-60
Vintage

MATON

BIG BEN
Bass


Electric bass guitar

Single pickup version.

Original Australian made Solidbody electric

VGC  

Serial Number 135

A collectable and playable Maton rarity.

Great playing condition, Original parts.

Set-up and plays well.
No original case with this one , sadly.
Just supplied in a soft gig bag.

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SOLD

The Maton BIG BEN BASS , The model code BB 66 is considered by Maton to be very rare.

Serial number records show that some 235 were made between 1959 and 1963 with a serial range of 101-335 , Instrument numbers starting at 101.
This guitar has the serial number 135 which indicates it being made approximately 1959 or 1960.
they are a short scale bass in two forms, a single pick and a two pickup version.

This instrument is in very good condition for it’s age and is all original, set-up and plays very well.

  1. Serial number range 101-335

  2. This instrument serial number 135