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    1958 Fender Bassman Tweed Amplifier #BM1017 We are proud to offer the Holy Grail of Fender Amplifiers; a late 50's tweed Bassman! Manufacture date code is H I, production number is 23. Few replaced caps and 3-prong grounded power cord. Original cord is included. Back panel screws tips have been shortened for no apparent reason. Speakers date to the 30th week of 1958. Original GE power tubes, rectifier and pre-amp tubes. Good working order. There are some stains on tweed and the bottom corners are lightly frayed. Long after you have this one paid off, you'll have a friend for life. Amp is sold as-is, where-is and any service should be done by a qualified technician @ the sole expense of the winning bidder. Comes complete w/original Victoria Luggage Company amp cover. Condition: Very Good

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    April, 2011
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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