Vintage 1955 HOFNER 461 S Jazz guitar . Black finish
Made in Germany.
Recent neck reset, set-up and detail.
The guitar does show some deterioration in the celluloid outer binding to the body, both front and back edges.
Tuners have the buttons changed to oval Ivoroid
A few expected genuine wear marks chips and scratches but his guitar is very good for it’s age and rarity.
The top is solid carved spruce, the back, sides and neck are Maple.
Featuring the stylistic F holes sometimes referred to as ‘Seal and ball’
The neck is slightly bowed with some relief, frets are in good order.
Bound neck, rosewood fingerboard with multi striped celluloid fingerboard markers.
Comes with a modern standard hard case.
Call for postage or freight price or if you have a trade to consider.
If you’d like to know more, you can email either via the contact page or directly at M.Skehan@greatguitars.com.au.
Feel free to also phone on +61412 438 478