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1957 Kay Barney Kessel “Artist” Model K6701

Very Good Overall Condition  
All Original With Original Parts, No Modifications  

Original Sunburst Finish   
Has Some Honest Playwear With Some Finish Marks And An Area Of Red Stain On the Side Of The Body And Binding- See All Photos Below
Original “Kleenex Box” Pickup
Full “Kelvinator” Headstock
Original Melita Bridge 
Nice Beefy 50’s “C” Shape Neck Profile 
Original Frets Are In Excellent Condition 

Guitar Was Professionally Set-Up In Our Shop And Plays Beautifully With Low Action 

Comes With The Vintage Hard Case Show In Photos  

Made In USA

*Out Store Info Is Listed Below To Call For Questions On Condition Or Pricing*



Shipping within the U.S is $75

We normally ship within 3 business days, but will always strive to ship asap.

We take pride in our packing and handling and strive for full satisfaction.



We accept paypal. call us for any other inquiries.

Pick up in person is welcomed as well.

All sales in California are subject to 9% tax



About us:

We are a local music store in the city of Burbank, California

We buy sell trade and repair vintage guitars as well as new guitars.

All items sold are guaranteed to be as described. we take pride in our listings and our service.

For any further questions or assistance feel free to contact us

Imperial Vintage Guitars

1118 W. Magnolia bl.

Burbank, Ca 91506

Phone: (818) 861-7218

Mon.-Sat.   11am-6pm


13940 Ventura Blvd

Sherman Oaks, CA 91423

(818) 981-1614


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