Dating telecaster body
The Bridge Plate between the Pickup and the Saddles can also have Serial Numbers on some Telecaster’s.The Danny Gatton Signature Telecaster® guitar is based on Gatton’s heavily customized ’50s Telecaster.Other areas that contain Serial Numbers are on the top of the Neck Plate and the front or back of the Head Stock.On some of the early Stratocaster’s it was stamped on the back of the Vibrato Cover Plate.These stamps can be found in differentlocations on your guitar, so now I'll tell you where you need to look to find these markings... acronym for "Japan Vintage" On these guitars you will find the letters "JV" stamped/engraved into the neck plate of the Stratocasters and bass guitars and on the bridges of the Telecasters and other guitar models.There will be 5 numbers also engraved after the "JV" lettering.
A traditional maple fingerboard sports black dot inlays, 21 fast medium-jumbo frets and heavy wear.This solid-body electric guitar won fans among professional musicians, many of whom played Telecasters over the following years.Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, Jimi Hendrix and Bob Dylan all played a Telecaster.Bid verification will commence upon the conclusion of a live auction.
All winning bidders shall be notified by email within the 24 hour bid verification period. In the event of a dispute between two or more bidders, the auctioneer, at his sole discretion may put the lot up for resale to the highest bidder.A: The serial number of your guitar will begin with one of the above lettering sequences.