SOLD Vintage 1959 Hofner 461 SE-1 Jazz guitar . Black finish . Original factory fingerboard pickup

Category: Product ID: 1544

Description

Vintage 1959 HOFNER 461 SE-1 Jazz guitar . Black finish . Original factory fingerboard pickup

ON HOLD ~ SOLD
BUT NOTE: I do have another available very soon. 1955 HOFNER 461, similar but acoustic jazz version, no electrics.
PLEASE INQUIRE.

Made in Germany.

Rare electric single pickup model where the custom single coil pickup is installed/imbedded within the fingerboard .
The guitar does show some deterioration in the celluloid outer binding to the body, both front and back edges.
Tuners changed, but this 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 switching is one single volume control with original Gold Capped radio knob.
Rhythm/Solo, Bass and Treble.

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.

 

 

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

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