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    1978 Dean Elite Sunburst Solid Body Electric Guitar, Serial # 78 00938.
    An early Dean Elite. All mahogany body and neck with an ebony fingerboard and red dot side markers. This guitar features the larger winged headstock with some scuffs to the tips. The electronics are original and working. The tuners are changed to Grovers and the previous holes are visible. Normal checking, along with dings and scuffs. Severe hanger burn along with chipping to the headstock. Moderate to heavy dings to the edges. There is an additional hole from a strap button on the bass side horn. A nice piece of history. 7.8lbs. Original Hard case included. Condition: Good.

    From the Borst Electric Guitar Collection


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    17th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 26
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