Mark Griffiths – 1965/66 Fender Jazz bass guitar, made in USA, ser. no. 1xxx9; Finish: Fiesta red, minor blemishes; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: wear consistent for age; Electrics: working, alterations; Hardware: good, alterations; Case: contemporary Fender hard case; Overall condition: good

*This bass was purchased by Mark Griffiths at Mick’s Vintage Guitars, Seattle, USA in 1981. The body had been removed and the bridge replaced. The pickups were later changed to Seymour Duncan. It was used by Mark on many Cliff Richard band tours and the Everly Brothers reunion concerts at The Albert Hall in 1984. It was eventually re-finished in Fiesta red and used as a spare on The Shadows final tour in 2004

**Sold with CITES certificate no. 554486/01

Estimate £3000 – 4000 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)

Unsold (8th March 2016)