Vintage & Rare Japanese Bass Guitar Archive
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FENDER GUITARS MADE IN JAPAN


1982 Fender JV PB62-98 1962 Reissue Precision Bass - Guitar #B1-432
SOLD


Fender Japan PB62 USB
Guitar #B1-9113
SOLD


2000 Fender Japan 1962 Reissue P-Bass CAR - Guitar #B1-971
$950.00


Fender Japan 1962 3-Tone Sunburst Precision Bass Reissue - Guitar #B1-501
$960.00


1980s Fender MIJ 1962 Reissue Jazz Bass VWH- Guitar #B2-271
$960.00


1980s Fender Japan MIJ 1957 Reissue Precision Bass BGM Custom Color - Guitar #B2-531 $1,380.00


1984 Fender MIJ 1957 Reissue Precision Bass - Guitar #B2-821
$980.00


2002 Fender Japan CIJ Premium 1957 Precision Bass Reissue - Guitar #B2-291
$1,130.00


2008 Fender Japan OPB51-SD 1951 Precision "Sting" Bass Reissue
Guitar #B3-681 $1,350.00


2000 Fender Japan JB75-90US 1975 Reissue Jazz Bass - Guitar #B3-391
$1,050.00


Fender Japan JB62 FL
Guitar #B3-0003
$1,750.00


1990 Fender Japan JB62
Guitar #B3-9022
$1,100.00

2000 Fender Japan JB62-58
Guitar #B4-022
$1,020.00


1997 Fender Japan CIJ 1962 Reissue Jazz Bass Reissue - Guitar #B4-711
$900.00


Fender Japan MB98-SD/OWH Mustang Competition Bass Reissue- Guitar #B4-591
$1,150.00

MOON GUITARS MADE IN JAPAN


Moon JB5-283 CAR 5-String Active Jazz Bass- Guitar #B1-592
SOLD


Moon JB5-SUTOH Active 5-String Bass Guitar #B1-742
$2,450.00


Moon JB4-248OX Blond Fender Head Active Jazz Bass - Guitar #B1-932
$2,650.00


Moon JB-210OX 3TS Jazz Bass
Guitar #B1-031
$2,250.00


1999 PGM Moon JB220-HS
Active 4 Jazz Bass - Guitar #B2-9NLAM
$1,960.00


Moon JB4-150M 1962 Replica Passive Jazz Bass - Guitar #B2-932
$1,490.00


1992 PGM / Moon JB4 Classic Series Fretless (Jaco Pastorius) - Guitar # B2-JA
$1,450.00


Moon JJ4-150 Passive Jazz Bass CAR
Guitar #B2-032
$1,390.00


Moon JJ4-FL Fretless Jazz Bass, Natural Oil Finish - Guitar #B3-202
$1,600.00


1987 Moon JJ Bass w/Alembic Pickups
Guitar #B3-831
$1,250.00


Moon Jaggy130
Guitar #B3-544
$1,478.00

VANZANDT GUITARS MADE IN JAPAN


2000 Vanzandt PBV-R1 Precision Bass
Guitar #B1-232
$2,480.00


2005 Vanzandt PBV-R1 Precision Bass
Guitar #B1-231
$2,400.00


2008 Vanzandt PBV-R1 1957 Precision Bass Replica - Guitar #B1-852
$2,500.00


2000 Vanzandt PBV-R2 1963 3TS Replica Precison Bass - Guitar #B1-952
$1,850.00


1999 Vanzandt JVB-R2 1962 Candy Apple Red Bass Replica - Guitar #B2-882
$2,320.00


2005 Vanzandt JBV-68 1968 Custom Order Natural Ash Jazz Bass Replica
Guitar # B2-JA $1,430.00

ATELIER Z GUITARS MADE IN JAPAN


2009 Atelier Z Z-Plus Limited
Guitar #B1-982
$1,850.00


2009 Atelier Z Z-Plus Bass
Guitar #B1-881
$1,900.00


1990s Atelier Z X-50 Custom-made 34" Bass - Guitar #B1-931
$2,460.00


1990s Atelier Z M-265 Natural Bass
Guitar #B1-971
$2,600.00


Atelier Z M-265 Custom
Guitar #B2-983
$2,450.00


2009 Atelier Z M-245 Natural Bass
Guitar #B2-882
$2,650.00


Atelier Z M-245
Custom '75 Jazz Bass - Guitar #B2-0033
SOLD $2,200.00


2009 Atelier Z M-245Plus Black Jazz Bass Guitar #B2-882
$1,700.00


2000s Atelier Z MZ-CTM Jazz Bass
Guitar #B3-982
$2,250.00


Atelier Z MZ-CTM Sunburst Bass
Guitar #B3-983
$2,115.00


2000 Atelier Z DAL-5 Jazz Type 5-String
Guitar #B3-981
$1,900.00


Atelier Z DAL-5 Custom
Guitar #B3-982
$2,350.00

BACCHUS GUITARS


2000 Bacchus Twenty-Four ALDER4 Rose - Guitar #B1-041
$1,900.00


Bacchus Twenty-Four HUM Alder White Blonde - Guitar #B1-0043
$1,500.00


2004 Bacchus Twenty-Four 5-String Bass
Guitar #B1-101
$1,560.00


Bacchus BJB-62C
Guitar #B1-144
$1,290.00


2000 Bacchus BJB-62 Jazz Bass
Guitar #B2-0031
$1,190.00


2000 Bacchus BJB-JP
Jaco Pastorius Artist Model - Guitar #B2-JA
$1,150.00


2000 Bacchus Vintage Series BJB-62 LPB 1962 Jazz Bass Replica - Guitar #B2-451
$1,180.00


2000s Bacchus BJB-62 Custom-made 1962 Replica Bass - Guitar #B2-292
$1,490.00


2000 Bacchus BJB-62 1962 Custom Color Jazz Bass Replica - Guitar #B3-291
$980.00


2008 Bacchus BJB-1100K 1970's Power Jazz Bass - Guitar #B3-262
$1,290.00


2006 Bacchus Woodline Ash 4 Jazz Style Bass - Guitar #B3-293
$1,550.00


Bacchus Impression 35-V4 Bass
Guitar #B3-283
$1,550.00


2000 Bacchus Standard 4 Bass
Guitar #B4-783
$1,490.00

ESP (NAVIGATOR & EDWARDS) GUITARS MADE IN JAPAN


2007 Order-Made Navigator N-JB-600 Fender Replica 5-String Jazz Bass
Guitar - #B1-261 $2,850.00


2008 Navigator N-PB-360LTD 1962 Precision Bass Replica - Guitar - #B1-242
$2,250.00


Navigator N-JB-280LTD 1964 Replica Jazz Bass - Guitar - #B1-242
$1,860.00


2002 Navigator N-JB-280LTD 1962 Jazz Bass Replica - Guitar #B1-263
$1,910.00


1975 Navigator Fretless Maple Board "Espionage" Precision Bass Replica
Guitar #B2-022 $1,450.00


1970s Navigator "Espionage" 1962 Precision Bass Replica - Guitar #B2-013
$1,500.00


Edwards E-JB-120/RE 3TS 1962 Relic Jazz Bass - Guitar #B2-023
$1,590.00


2005 ESP E-JB-118/RE Jaco Pastorius Artist Replica Fretless Jazz Bass
Guitar # B2-JA SOLD


2004 Edwards E-JB-93R/LT 1962 Replica Jazz Bass - Guitar #B3-203
$980.00


Edwards ELB-85
Guitar #B3-684
$1,050.00


1980s ESP ZEP-II "White Mistress" Bass
Guitar #B3-213
$970.00


Seymour Duncan DJ-110M'75
Guitar #B3-344
$1,320.00

TUNE GUITARS MADE IN JAPAN


Tune Custom 4 Bass
Guitar #B1-071
$1,190.00


Tune WBC-4 Custom Bass
Guitar #B1-593
$1,490.00


1990s Tune W-4 Ash Custom
Guitar #B1-9093
SOLD $1,250.00


Tune TWB-6 6-String Bass
Guitar #B1-213
$2,320.00


Tune TWB-5 Bass
Guitar #B2-211
$1,970.00


Tune TWX-8 8-String "Narucho" Bass
Guitar #B2-691
$1,370.00


Tune TBJ-1 Bass
Guitar #B2-591
$1,080.00

GRECO GUITARS MADE IN JAPAN


1979 Greco EB-8 8-String Bass
Guitar #B1-9072
$1,670.00


Greco EB420 Gibson Replica Bass
Guitar #B1-9022
$1,120.00


1978 Greco PB-700 1958 Lawsuit-era Precision Bass - Guitar #B1-012
$890.00


1978 Greco PB-600N Natural Precision Bass Replica - Guitar #B1-542
1,090.00


1978 Greco PB-600 1962 Precision Bass Lawsuit-era Replica - Guitar #B2-942
SOLD


1980 Greco PB-450 BLK Precision Bass
Guitar #B2-9012
$860.00


2003 Greco PXB-900 5 String Bass
Guitar #B2-9032  
$960.00

2003 Greco SB-850 Suzi Quatro Bass
Guitar #B2-9042  
$1,520.00


Greco Thunderbird Bass
Guitar #B3-031
$980.00


1978 Greco TB-900 Gibson Thunderbird Bass MINT! - Guitar #B3-903
$1,390.00


1994 Greco VB-90 Hofner Paul McCartney Replica Bass - Guitar #B3-JA
$690.00


1979 Greco VB-500
Guitar #B3-242
$1,000.00


2002 Greco Custom Les Paul Bass
Guitar #B4-9123
$1,130.00


1990 Greco LP Les Paul Replica
#G4-313
$1,190.00


1970s Greco Maple Fretboard Jazz Bass Replica - Guitar #B4-561
$790.00


1970s Greco Gibson SG Bass Replica (early bolt-on neck) - Guitar #B4-921
$870.00


1980s Greco SAC-100 Acoustic/Electric Hollowbody Bass - Guitar #B4-943
$990.00


Greco AW-90P2
Guitar #B5-942
1,560.00

ORVILLE BY GIBSON GUITARS MADE IN JAPAN


Orville by Gibson Thunderbird Bass Reissue - Guitar #B1-941
$1,400.00


1980s Orville by Gibson Thunderbird Bass
Guitar #B1-273
$1,260.00


Orville EB-3 SG Bass Reissue
Guitar #B1-542
$1,120.00

TOKAI GUITARS MADE IN JAPAN


1980 Tokai JB55
Jazz Sound Bass - Guitar #B1-0011
$930.00


1980 Tokai Hard Puncher Precision Bass - Sherwood White - Guitar #B1-0001
$1,250.00


1980 Tokai Hard Puncher Precision Bass - Sherwood White - Guitar #B1-521
$1,250.00

BURNY / FERNANDES GUITARS MADE IN JAPAN


1970s Burny 10 Feet Bass
Guitar #B1-9252
$1,550.00


1978 Fernandes Pre-Revival '62 P-Bass
Guitar #B1-055NLAM
$590.00


1980 Fernandes "The Revival" '62 Precision Bass Replica - Guitar #B1-011
SOLD


1981 Fernandes "The Revival" '62 Precision Bass CAR (Matching Head) Replica - Guitar #B1-231 $990.00


1980 Fernandes "The Revival" 1957 Precision Bass Lawsuit-era Replica
Guitar #B2-011 $1,220.00


Fernandes RS-1800 Resona
Guitar #B2-013
$1,200.00


1980 P/J Style Vintage Bass, Black
Guitar #B2-021
$590.00


1980 Fernandes FPM-80
Guitar #B2-023
$1,020.00

ARIA PRO II GUITARS MADE IN JAPAN


1970s Aria Pro II SB-900 Active Pickup Neck-thru Bass - Guitar #B1-0003
$1,200.00


1975 Matsumoku Aria Pro II JB-700D "Primary" 1975 Replica Jazz Bass
Guitar #B1-821 $1,190.00


1978 Aria Pro II "Precise" PB500 1962 Precision Bass Replica
Guitar #B1-022 $1,130.00

OTHER RARE VINTAGE BASS GUITARS


1981 Epiphone Japan Newport Neck-thru Model Bass - Guitar #B1-9052
$1,080.00


Epiphone Les Paul Bass HS 98
Guitar #B1-9103
$850.0


Yamaha Motion LB Custom Bass
Guitar #B1-0013
$2,250.00


Yamaha BBX
Guitar #B1-974
$1,100.00


Yamaha BB-1000 Bass
Guitar #B2-973
$990.00


1990s History ZJ-CFS Jazz Bass
Guitar #B2-453
$850.00


Atlansia Stealth Bass
Guitar #B2-973
$1,350.00


2004 Guitars-R-Us (GRU) Utah Desert Bowling Ball '62 Precision Bass
Guitar # B2-JA $2,850.00

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