1985 Fender D’Aquisto Standard
as the flagship models of Fender’s “Master Series” in the eighties,
these high end archtop jazz guitars were designed by acclaimed luthier
James D’Aquisto and built to his exacting specifications in Japan.
Body: Full hollow body. Maple arched top, arched back and sides. Multi-ply bound top and back. Single cutaway.
Three-piece maple with bound rosewood fretboard. Mother of pearl dot
inlays. 24.75” scale length. 12” radius. 1.7” nut width.
Two specially designed humbucker pickups. Three-way pickup toggle. Two
volume and two tone controls with wooden knobs. Rosewood floating bridge
and rosewood tailpiece. Bound rosewood pickguard. Fender-branded
Cosmetics: This guitar is in excellent
condition with hardly any wear to body or neck. Some fret wear, mainly
in the middle stretch of the board, is about the only sign that this
guitar has been played.
guitar plays beautifully with low, supple action and no buzz or dead
spots. The maple body has a lively acoustic tone; plugged in, the tone
from the pickups is warm and complex, perfect for jazz lines and
Weight: 6 lbs, 14 oz.
Case: Original hard shell.