1998 Shen SB 300 7/8 carved back


A superb example of Sam Shen’s early work. Heavily flame figured european Maple back, sides, and neck, Fine to medium grain Spruce top, Gotz gold quarter plate tuners, Ebony nut, fingerboard, tailpiece, and tailpiece saddle, Maple bridge with adjusters added, Gotz endpin, Golden varnish really shows off the flame figured Maple. Dimensions are: Top length 45 3/4″, Upper bout width 21 1/8″, Middle bout width 15″, Lower bout width 27 1/8″, Depth at neck 7″, Depth at upper bout bend 8 1/2″, Depth at tail 8 3/4″, String length 42 1/8″. Carefully kept in fine clean condition, this bass has seen a lot of gigs and has developed an immense, penetrating voice. With cover.

Price: Sold