Kay was a musical instruments company founded in 1928, making banjos, mandolins, and guitars at high volume. The company boosted its guitar production in the late '50s and early '60s to meet high demands, and produced many different instruments for Silvertone and others under its own brand name. This piece is a Swingmaster from c.1964. It comes with two Gold Kay "kleenex-box" pick-ups which have a smooth P-90 sound, but with a tad more darkness. The guitar is in excellent condition with a straight neck and reasonable wear on the body and pick-guard. The checkered binding and sunburst finish really make this a smart looking guitar, and a great pick for anyone looking for a relativity inexpensive vintage option.
Ships in original hard-shell case, 6 lbs. 2 oz.
8/10 (excellent condition) 1965 Made in the USA
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