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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2955B Boston
November 5, 2016 12:00PMCalender
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Fender Telecaster Electric Guitar, 1954

$12,300$10,000
Auction: Musical Instruments - 2955B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 05, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Fender Telecaster Electric Guitar, 1954, serial no. 5079, weight 6.4 lbs., with original Bulwin "poodle" hardshell case.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Inscribed on neck end 10-53 and in neck pocket 10-53 TAD, body refinished, neck refretted and oversprayed, replaced pots (1973), double-line Klusons, body thickness 1 5/8", likely break in bridge pickup coil.


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