Fender Bassman Tweed re-issue combo guitar amplifier,  Serial No. AA07104
Lot 42
A 1994 Fender '59 Bassman, Serial No. AA07104,
Sold for US$ 2,440 inc. premium
Lot Details
A 1994 Fender '59 Bassman,
Serial No. AA07104,
Date Code EH on tube chart, top control style open-back cabinet with tweed covering, metal plate stamped Fender Bassman, brown grille cloth, dog bone handle, chrome-plated chassis with six black 'chicken head' style rotary controls, three toggle switches, four jack inputs, jewel pilot lamp, chrome plaque on back panel, four 10-inch blue alnico speakers, 120V model with US plug

Footnotes

  • Based on the 1959 tweed Bassman 5F6A, this model, first introduced in 1990, was the first of Fender's vintage tweed amp reissues.

    Photo: George Harrison using the same model Fender '59 Bassman amps on stage during the Harrison/Clapton Rock Legends Tour of Japan, 1991. This shot, taken at the Tokyo Dome, also features Clapton, Dhani Harrison and Nick Roylance during the encore Roll Over Beethoven on the last night of the tour, 17 December 1991. Photograph courtesy of Brian Roylance/ The Roylance Family.
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