'57 Fender P bass for sale (not by me!)

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Howard K, Jan 2, 2003.

  1. Howard K

    Howard K

    Feb 14, 2002
  2. Looks like a '57 to me! :)
  3. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    Looks authentic. I would like to see a neck pocket(body) date as well.
  4. *gasps*


    It's HOT!!! :eek:

    < runs off to find parents and more money... >

    :rolleyes: :D
  5. Matthew Bryson

    Matthew Bryson Guest

    Jul 30, 2001
    what is £7500 in U.S. dollars?
  6. Humm... Just over $8000 maybe?

    Give or take a few hundred...:)
  7. ivanthetrble


    Sep 9, 2002
    Actually, I think it is more like $10,000 to $12,000 US. Thought the exchange rate was something like $1.4 US to the pound. :( Really nice looking bass none the less.

  8. Howard K

    Howard K

    Feb 14, 2002
    It's $11,941.46 at todays exchange rate.

    Pretty darn steep, but like it says it is an investment. Remember tho on top of that you have insurance which wont be cheap if you actually want to play it! Probaly as much as say $400 a year or so?? - That's a guess tho.
  9. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    I think it looks horrible - like stuff you see in pawn shops - seriously I wouldn't give it house room!

    And you could get a fairly nice car for that price.

    I am only interested in basses I can play - collecting old junk is for losers!! ;)
  10. Howard K

    Howard K

    Feb 14, 2002

    Like a Micra or something. Yes, agreed.

    I want a nice new shiny cool bass, not some old piece of **** that someones grandad has played.