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Is this genuine?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Mr. Zebraface, Sep 16, 2003.

  1. mikezimmerman

    mikezimmerman Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2001
    Omaha, Nebraska
    The "MN" at the beginning of the serial number indicates that it was made in Mexico. Looks like either a MIM Jazz that was stripped to a natural finish and had the knobs replaced and bridge cover added, or a neck from a MIM bass put on a replacement body.

  2. Id agree that it was stripped to natural because I can see a change in color of wood that I have never seen with a naturally natural bass ;)
  3. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Looks like a deal to me, assuming the price doesnt go up a lot, which, with that many bids, it might.

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