Greco VB-500 Violin Bass

The second one of these superb basses we've had in. The first was not here long. Another stunning...


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The second one of these superb basses we’ve had in. The first was not here long.

Another stunning instrument from the classic era of Japanese guitar making. This Greco from 1978 is a superb homage to Hofner’s Violin Bass as played by The Beatles’ Paul McCartney – we’ve all fallen for it. Has had a full set-up by Dean Rowbotham at Bedford Guitars including new strings. Plays very well indeed and sounds great – comes complete with original case in good condition. 

Condition Report:

Head is in very good condition with a few scratches and chips to the finish towards the top. The neck is in excellent condition with almost signs of age at all. Body is also in excellent condition, there are a few dings and scratches across the front and sides but it is expected for its age. The metal sections on the bass show few signs of oxidation or age. The case is in good condition with a few chips and scuffs on all sides.

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