1968 Fender Stratocaster, Sunburst w Rosewood Fretboard. #191503 - Sold



Pretty rare to see a 1968 Fender Stratocaster, in great original Shape, but here is one that should stir up some interest! Just like Jimi Hendrix bought from Manny's Music in new York, when they opened up after hours for him, given his fame and notoriety! They had a slightly different pickup wind in this era, providing what is sometimes described as a more "transparent" tone, a tone that is very "Hendrix". A typical, lightweight Alder Body, finished in Fender's famous 60's 3 Tone Sunburst, with the 60's standard, Rosewood Fretboard, the only change made to this guitar is a pretty much undetectable expert refret, in the original dimension Fretwire. The original Backplate (not in the pics) comes with this real great example of a mid to late era Strat