Vintage Gear America
John Russell Nelson
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Vintage Gear America online sales only, please email or call anytime, may take up to 24 hours to respond vintagegear@qnet.com (661) 430-3888

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We ship USPS Priority and Fed Ex Ground next business day, all instruments are carefully packed utilizing new shipping materials, all instruments are insured by Heritage Insurance.

We offer a 48-hour approval period on most items, a restocking fee of 10% may be assed depending on the instrument and the situation, buyer pays return postage.

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1967 Fender® Leo Fender®'s Prototype Mustang®

$8,999
A signed copy of George Fullerton’s book Guitar Legends features this instrument as Leo Fender owned with several photographs and mention in text. This historic 1967 Fender Mustang guitar was owned and used extensively by Leo Fender for his hands on personal use to demonstrate working prototypes of research & development ideas post CBS while still employed by Fender after selling to them in 1965....
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1971 Fender® Mustang® Bass

$11,500
Super rare straight out of Vegas this known instrument belonging to professional bassist Ed Smith, his all-original 1971 blue metal flake Mustang Bass. This factory original rarity conforms exactly to the approach and execution of Fender’s metal flake finish installation process. Unknown to many enthusiasts whenever Fender painted a guitar with a metal flake color they taped off or removed paint...
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1977 Gibson Flying V Case w Tags

$699
Super nice almost NOS example of an original 1977 Gibson Flying V case with original paperwork, hang tag ($119) and key in envelope. No modifications or repairs, no structual issues, orignal latches and handle intact and working, Gibson logo is perfect. Interior is pritine, super clean, no smell at all low milage usage if any. Vintage Gear America specializes in selling only near perfect all...
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1962 Fender® Electric Mandolin

$2,299
Super nice all original 1962 slab board Fender Electric Mandolin serial number 01964 in beautiful sunburst finish with super clean original brown hardshell case with keys. Perfectly straight neck no truss rod, thick Brazilian slab board rosewood fingerboard, factory original frets with some moderate signs of playing wear. Slim narrow V neck profile with an unbound rosewood fingerboard, great V...
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1937 National Trojan Near Mint All Original

$1,899
Near mint 1937 National Trojan square neck wood bodied resophonic guitar made shortly after National's move to Chicago. All original laminated bound body with bound rosewood fingerboard resembling red bean. No modifications or repairs, no cracks or breaks, all original finish and parts. Near perfect low mileage instrument looks almost new, glossy faux wood grain finish over laminated hardwood,...
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2006 Fender® Custom Shop Mary Kaye Relic®

$2,999
Excruciatingly nice all original 2006 1956 Fender Mary Kaye reissue Custom Shop relic Stratocaster with original G & G tweed case, Custom Shop certificate, 5 way switch and other original paperwork. Nice 7 pounds 4 ounces, great feeling large soft V, just the right amount of relic, fantastic classic look, blonde over ash with gold hardware. No modifications or repairs, no cracks or breaks, all...
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1941 Pre War Martin Uke Ukulele C-1 Concert Taro Patch

$2,499
Breathtakingly clean is this pristine example an all original 1941 Martin 1-C concert uke ukulele in near perfect condition with original Silbertone (not Silvertone) NY, New York chipboard case. Martin concert ukes are the same body size as their traditional 8-string Hawaiian style taropatch (1918-1932) but with four strings only. Concerts ukes are tuned the same as their smaller sister the...
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1972 Fender® Telecaster® Near Perfect

$3,499
Beautiful all original 1972 Fender Telecaster in near mint condition weighing in at 7 pounds 3 ounces plays and sounds as good as it looks. No modifications or repairs, all original finish and parts, electronics are all original and working. Original pot dates of 1376635 and 1376632 (35th &32nd week of 66), neck date reads 13 AUG 72 B (faded hard to read) serial number of 396331 conforms to all...
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1967 Framus Capri Jazz Model

$1,499
Fantastic example of a 1967 Framus Capri arch-top electric Jazz guitar in black to red sunburst with one pick-up mounted in the original floating guard with small volume and tone controls. Germanys answer to the demand for archtop guitars with a flare for style only seen from European guitar makers (most notable the Italian instruments), this Germanic expression is certainly not short on panache...
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2000 Gibson Custom Shop Firebird I

$5,999
WTF Twisted Sister ordered this and another like it from Gibson in 2000 and yes it's original and it's sounds better to say out-loud than in practice. This is a virtually a NOS (new old stock) 16 year old Gibson Custom Shop Firebird I (one of two) number 000043 special ordered by Twisted Sister in PINK METAL-FLAKE SUNBURST....... WTF! Twisted Sister what were you thinking? No modifications or...
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1967 Guild® Starfire™ Bass Near Mint

$2,799
Super fine 1967 Guild Starfire Bass serial BA1073 in beautiful all original condition complete with the original Guild hard shell case. Early Starfire Bass model with Hagstrom made pickup and bridge, factory no guard model, both original thumb rests are intact. Clean all original condition, no modifications, breaks or repairs, a straight neck with a working truss rod, all original parts, all...
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1952 Gibson Les Paul Standard

$19,999
Astonishingly beautiful and ridiculously clean is this all original first year (1952) Les Paul Standard complete with its original brown hard shell case, strap and accessories. Introduced with a metallic gold top in 1952 Gibson's Les Paul Standard is perhaps the most iconic and best known in the history of electric guitars, this is a near perfect example of that first year Gibson Les Paul. This...
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1966 Fender® Electric Mandolin Perfect

$2,499
Spectacular example of a near perfect 1966 Fender Electric Mandolin serial number 02763 with original hard shell case, Fender strap, store hang/price tags, and case keys in manila envelope. Near perfect instrument with almost no playing wear whatsoever, no fret wear, no abuse wear. The tip of the pickguard has broken off but is still around in the manilla envelope containing the keys. One can...
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1964 National National 85 Bass Perfect

$1,699
Very rare when this clean and original is this 1964 National 85 model National electric bass serial number G31787 in beautiful Ermine White Res-o-glas with a body shaped like a map of the United States (upper treble bout corresponds to Florida). Super clean all original example with a perfectly straight neck, no modifications or repairs. Two pickup model with a standard single coil in the neck...
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1978 Fender® Jazz Bass®

$3,800
Super clean mint all original 1978 Fender Jazz Bass serial number S845284 with all paper work and original hard shell case. Desirable rosewood board model in near perfect condition. No modifications or repairs, a perfectly straight neck with a working truss rod, plays and sounds great. A finer example would be impossible to find, possibly the cleanest 78 J Bass on the planet for sale right now....
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1977 George Fullerton's Music Man Sabre II W Matching Headstock

$7,500
Vintage Gear America is excited and honored to offer this rare opportunity to invest in an iconic piece of guitar manufacturing history. This guitar is prominently featured in text and photograph in George Fullerton's book Guitar Legends and was in his possession since gifted to him by Leo Fender in the mid 1970's while working at Music Man until his death in 2009. This is George Fullerton's 1977...
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1981 Gibson Les Paul Custom Les Paul Owned

$12,500
Never have we seen Les Paul owned guitars for sale, and then they announced Julien’s of Beverly Hills in June of 2012 was organizing an unprecedented event where Les Paul’s entire musical estate would be sold at auction. This two-day extravaganza was historic; those lucky enough to attend were offered an insight and historical perspective into Les Paul’s life unprecedented and never to be...
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