Up for sale today is :
Silvertone - by - Danelectro - vintage bass
1444 L Black --- vintage black bass with case
This is a vintage 1959 - 65 bass - silver tone by danelectro bass guitar
CASE = vintage - marks -worn - used ---- YES it is an old case -- cant date it - but old
this guitar is in nice shape for its age -- please see all pics
About the guitar :
* The silvertone - label has a worn off color on the headstock
* the two knobs have been changed out - not sure of kind or when - but not original knobs
* binding is white and in very nice shape
* frets are in nice shape
* back wiring plate - is a metal style cover
* headstock does have marks where paint has come off - ( its old and has been played )
* tuning keys - have seen different styles for this bass line - so we can not comment on them - because of seeing different sets within our research .
overall - hard to put a date on the guitar - and I wont date it because I can not confirm the date
but it is in nice shape - if we find more info out with our research - we will update the listing
FACTS ON THE GUITAR : - From the Web :
Like Silvertone guitars, Silvertone basses were built by other companies (like Danelectro) and branded as Silvertone for sale by Sears. The 1444 Bass was the bass counterpart to the 1416 guitar.
Years of Production: 1959 - 1965
Design Elements: 4-on-a-side headstock, single-coil pickup
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