Hofner Germany 500/1 Violin (Beatle) Bass Late 1970s Sunburst w/Original Molded Hard Case
Remarkably gently aged over 45+ years, this Late 1970s German crafted Hofner 500/1 Violin (Beatle) Bass is a genuine "closet" find, with virtually no wear to speak of, consistent with age and only the most occasional home use. Sporting all original components, including the increasingly sought after wide-range tone options of Hofner's "blade" type pickups, a zero fret, and classic controls, this instantly recognizable bass is more than ready to bring its distinctive warm, hoofy, articulate voice to any session—with an original molded hard case to get it there!
This Late 1970s Hofner Germany 500/1 Violin (Beatle) Bass is in Excellent condition, part of a single-owner, climate controlled collection, with virtually no wear, consistent with age and only the most occasional home use. Includes original molded hard case.
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