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Overview

Harmony introduced the Stratotone series as an affordable set of solidbodies to go along with their range of acoustics and archtops. The H49 Jupiter was at the higher-end of the Stratotone line-up, and featured two pickups and chambered body construction. Other Stratotone models include the Mercury, Mars, and Newport. The Jupiter was also marketed by Silvertone as the S1423. 

Years of Production: 
1958 - 1965

Body Style: Solidbody cutaway (with chambering)

Wood Composition: Maple body with Spruce top (some with Maple top)

Design Elements: Two pickups, block inlays, rotary selector switch, six control knobs, trapeze-style bridge, long tortoiseshell pickguard

Notable Harmony Players: Dan Auerbach, Wayne Coyne 

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • Stratotone Jupiter H49
Finish
  • Natural
Year
  • 1960
Made In
  • United States
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