1963 EKO 500/NO/4V  Woodgrain, Gold-sparkled plastic binding, 4 pickups, Tremolo EX+  code VA554

Type and serial number Eko 500-4V Hazelnut, serial # n/a
Body type 14-Inch double cutaway, Fender Mustang-type solidbody with bolt-on neck, hazelnt vinyl top and brown vinyl back.
Scale length 25 Inch (63,2 cm)
Neck width Nut: 1,7 inch (43 mm), 12th fret: 2,1 inch (53 mm)
Fingerboard wood, frets Rosewood, 21, zero fret
Headstock Blackbpund peghead with black bell-shaped trussrod cover
Tuners White plastic Eko tuners
Overall lenght 42 Inch (105 cm)
Width lower bout 14 Inch (35 cm)
Overall depth 1,25 Inch (3,5 cm)
Binding Gold-sparkled plastic binding along the side of the body. White binding along fingerboard and headstock.
Fret marker style White-plastic "plus" markers
Tail piece Nickel Eko tremolo with white plastic tip
Bridge Adjustable nickel bridge
Neck type Round flat
No. and type of pickups Four (2+2) white single coil Eko pickups
Controls Two hazelnut plastic knobs on pickguard (lower treble bout). Six white tone selector switches (M, 1, 4, 1+4, 2+3, 0) on pickguard (above pickups).
Pickguard Raised, brown with red flakes, white/black/white bound plastic, "tortoise-type" pickguard with integrated pickups, white plastic knobs, plastic raised white Eko logo on upper bass bout, and jackplug input.


Brigitte Bardot plays an Eko