1954 Fender Esquire Black Guard refinished in Butterscotch blonde.
The guitar is being sold for what it is now and not what it may have been previously.
The body finish is an aged nitro refin and does show signs of general weather checking. The pick up and parts are from the correct period and so is the black pick guard. The body and neck dates are still visible through the refin and are, 10-4-54 Tadeo Gomez) and the neck is TG 11-54 ). The guitar weighs 7.05 Lbs or 3.195 Kg.
The nut width is 43 mm (approx). The pots and capacitors all seem period correct as well. Comes with a re-issue tweed Barometer case.