1973 Greco SA-500
Earlier generation of Greco 335
- SA-450 in 1972: sycamore body - evolved to SA-500 later
- SA-500 in 1973 (this guitar): maple body + split parallelogram inlay - evolved to SA-700 later
- SA-550 in 1974 onward: maple body block inlay
To describe the cosmetics, no major wear found anywhere on bindings, body or neck. Oxidation on the way, which is unavoidable, and I would give A mark if I didn't hear fret buzz on low E strings of 10th and 12th frets. Having a close side look indicates the frets are a little bit off the fingerboard, Having a close side look indicates the frets are a little bit off the fingerboard, but the buzz not heard once you plug the guitar to amplifier. To give you better judgment I am attaching a live record played with this guitar. Lastly, the original hardshell case ships along.