The Fender American Vintage ‘59 Stratocaster with Rosewood Fingerboard provides an incredibly accurate 1959 reissue offering all the highly evolutionary features such as a slimmer neck, rosewood fingerboard and multi-ply laminated pickguard that first appeared in this pivotal year. If you prefer a Maple fingerboard, check out the earlier version Fender American Vintage 59 Stratocaster Maple Electric Guitar.
The American Vintage ’59 Strat reissue features the slim-profile D-shaped maple neck of that year, a dark rosewood slab fingerboard and three-ply mint green pickguard with 10 holes and vintage-style edge bevels. Its lightweight alder body, aged plastic knobs and vintage-accurate pickups, bridge saddles, tuner spacing give the look and feel that makes the original ’59 strats some of the most highly sought after.
Fender American Vintage 59 Stratocaster Electric Guitar Features
- Slim-profile D-shaped maple neck for a period correct feel
- Dark rosewood slab fingerboard and three-ply mint green pickguard with 10 holes and vintage-style edge bevels
- Lightweight alder body
- All-new pickups wound to period-correct 1959 specs and sound
- Aged plastic knobs
- Vintage-accurate bridge saddles and tuner spacing