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    Johnny Meeks-Owned G&L El Toro Electric Bass Guitar (1983). Here's an early version of G&L's El Toro bass, beloved by many a four-string player. All of Johnny's G&L models were custom-made for him, and this fine instrument (serial number B011896) sports a rare body color (Turquoise), with a rosewood fretboard and active/passive humbucking pick-ups. The bass is in great condition, with only a hint of pick scratches on the front, and moderate belt-buckle marks on the back. A very playable, full-scale bass. Comes with a stock bass case. Also included are signed photos of Johnny (one has two images, from 1957 with Gene Vincent and the Blue Caps, and another with the 1994 Blue Caps; plus another photo of Johnny alone), and a signed and personalized photo of Leo Fender to Johnny. Rock on, cats! From the Johnny Meeks Collection.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2009
    5th-6th Friday-Saturday
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