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    Danny Gatton's 1953 Fender Telecaster Blonde Solid Body Electric Guitar, Serial # 4883. The one and only original 1953 Fender Telecaster owned, played and loved by the legendary Danny Gatton. One of the most talented and entertaining guitarists of all time, Gatton regularly played this very guitar to the amazement of countless fans. Danny added the Joe Barden pickups himself along with the pots that date to the 13th week of 1983. the body date code is 7-6-53TADEO and the neck date is 7-22-53. Neck was nicely re-fretted and adorned with cubic zirconia side markers by Danny. Switch is bent in what has come to be known as the "Danny Gatton Bend". A car show plaque has been glued to the top by the bridge. As an added touch, Danny had Roger Miller and Willie Nelson (both of whom he played for) sign the top of the guitar. Also included are a vintage satin Danny Gatton tour jacket, 2 letters of authenticity and a bill of sale all signed by Danny. A remarkable instrument owned by one of the greatest players ever. 1954 Fender form fit hard case included. Condition: Good. From the Danny Gatton Collection. Price Guide Value N/A

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    October, 2015
    24th Saturday
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