1971 FenderThinline Telecaster – Lavender Lilac
Feast your eyes on this 1971 Fender Thinline Telecaster in its original Lavender Lilac finish! A few years ago, a picture of a key piece of Fender history began circulating around online. Written on what looks to be a manilla envelope, in Freddy Tavares’ handwriting, was the original list of custom color names intended for the Thinline Telecaster. We were lucky enough to have a nice collection of Thinline’s at the time and were able to match every color name on the list to a guitar we owned. Fender made very few custom-colored Thinline Telecasters in general and Lavender Lilac is certainly one of the choice colors to come across! To top it off, the original purple pearloid pickguard makes for a very cool combo against the body color! Equipped with a nicely balanced set of pickups, it sounds just as good as it looks!
Overall Condition: 9.5, amazing overall shape, with mild forearm fade!
- Finish Details: Lavender Lilac, Original, Very Good Condition, Light Fade at Forearm Area
- Body Material: Ash
- Neck Material: Maple
- Fretboard Material: Rosewood, Veneer
- Neck Profile: Medium C
- Weight: 6 lbs 10 oz
- Scale Length: 25.5"
- Pickup Readings: N: 6.70K B: 6.02K
- Electronics: Original, Untouched
- Hardware: Original, Excellent Condition
- Nut Width: 1-5/8"
- Includes: Original Black Tolex Case
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