Found in the heart of the Mersey area,
in the year that Liverpool had been chosen
This bass comes from a batch not listed
in the "Hagstrom Gitarrer" booklet, so reading between the lines,
In line with the Viking II, this Bass
has a solid block under the bridge for improved strength and resonation,
The Marshall 72115 Dynamic Bass System has a
fully blendable mixture of a valve or solid state
The red felt washers cushioning the
volume and tone dials are still bright colour, the woodwork is in superb
Listed as batch 733xxx I have no idea how many or few were made, but this we conclude, was made in 1968.
The sound is very full and clear, even before you attach the Marshall, it's no Deputy in the playing choice stakes...
Comfort and clarity in looks and sound
Small areas of Gold tarnish do not show
in the pictures, but there are some, mainly on the pickup surrounds,
No sign of fret wear, or damage to the pearl inlay neck
Here are a few shots derived from the pictures the previous owner took:
...one to cherish!
Thanks to Jon for the opportunity, and the superb packing inside and out, to ensure safe delivery to Hagstrom UK.
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