Used 1976 Rickenbacker 481
Condition: Great vintage condition. The top shows a couple of light dings and some light finish wear around the binding. The sides show a few small indentations and dings. The back is in nice shape with some light belt buckle wear and a couple more minor finish chips down near the strap button. One finish chip near the neck pocket and one spot of wear that was filled in with a red marker or paint right near the heel. Neck and headstock are great with some light indentations. The frets show some light wear and one inlay is split but stable. This instrument is signed by Pete Best - the original drummer of The Beatles.
Body: Cresting wave style bound maple body with white pickguard, Fireglo Finish
Neck: Bolt-on maple
Fingerboard: 24-fret bound rosewood, slanted frets with pearl triangle inlay
Bridge: Tune-o-matic bridge, R style trapeze tailpiece
Headstock: Cresting wave style peghead
Pickups: 2 exposed pole humbuckers
Electronics: 3 position switch, volume, volume, tone, tone, phase switch
Case: Black hardshell with blue interior
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