57 custom shop darkback, Murphy aged??

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  1. vettahead

    vettahead Junior Member

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    Hi all

    I have recently acquired this 57 goldtop 'darkback' the thing is i have no idea how old or what the signification on the certificate means? its aged a lot (the bigsby was added by me) im pretty sure this is not a runn of the mill 57? Any info would be greatly appreciated.

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  2. Tim Plains

    Tim Plains Senior Member

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    Brown COA and 2 in the serial number makes it a 2012. Probably a two-piece fretboard. Looks great.
     
  3. jamman

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    Not TM aged by looking at the COA and the guitar . still nice guitar . HNGD
     
  4. Crotch

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    What's with all the other shit written on the coa? Can't make it out on my phone
     

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