Framus Star Bass

Model 135E built in Germany in June ’59 and retailed for £74-4-6d. with distributors Besson and model Aristone name on the chrome scratchplate. Famously used by British bassists like Jet Harris, “Liquorice” Locking, Heinz and later 5/149&150 by… Bill Wyman.

Ace bass player David Greenaway plays and gives his verdict on the vintage Framus Star Bass at The Guitar Collection YouTube Channel:

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Guitar Makers:

Besson, Framus

Notable people:

Bill Wyman, Jet Harris