Danelectro U-2 1956 Black

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The Danelectro U-2 is the two pickup version of the U-1, and both are among Danelectro's most recognizable designs. The U-1 was produced with a bottle-style headstock and later with a slanted six-on-a-side headstock. This model was also produced for Silvertone as model number 1317 by Silvertone. 

Years of Production: 1955 - 1958

Body Style: Double cutaway solidbody

Design Elements: Two lipstick pickup, dot inlays, volume and tone control, bottle-style headstock

Notable Danelectro Players: Beck, Mick Jagger, Jack White

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