Hofner HCT Violin Bass, Limited Edition Jubilee Union Jack

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  • SOLD OUT on 19th JUNE 2012!
  • Only 60 in the World! (Individually numbered)
  • Made in Germany
  • Limited version of the Bass used by Paul McCartney at Diamond Jubilee Concert

Hofner HCT Violin Bass, Limited Edition Jubilee Union Jack

One of the world's most distinguished bass guitars, the Hofner Violin Bass Guitar offers those wanting to own one of the world's iconic guitars the chance to do so. This is a unique opportunity to own an incredibly rare and limited edition version of the Violin Bass featuring a Union Jack design on the top, with matching blue back and sides.

DISCLAIMER: Jubilee Bass pre-orders are subject to stock allocation confirmation by the supplier.

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Finance APR Deposit to Pay Payments Total Payable
Classic Credit 48 Months 14.9% 14.9% No Deposit 48 months: £6.83
Final payment: £6.83
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Classic Credit 36 Months 15.9% 15.9% No Deposit 36 months: £8.65
Final payment: £8.65
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Classic Credit 24 Months 18.9% 18.9% No Deposit 24 months: £12.41
Final payment: £12.41
No settlement fee

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If you missed out on one of these exclusive basses, why not check out our range Hofner Violin Bass Guitars now!

Gear4music is proud to offer one of only 60 instruments based on the Hofner Bass Guitar used by former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations in June 2012.

The only official re-creation of the bass made famous by Sir Paul McCartney at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Concert. This individual version of Hofner's legendary Violin Bass is now available in an extremely limited edition Union Jack finish.

This Hofner HCT Violin Bass features the distinctive style of the original with the playability of a more modern instrument. As with all other Contemporary Series semi-acoustic guitars, the Violin Basses are equipped with an internal centre sustain block to reduce on-stage feedback.



    • Wood Top: Spruce
    • Wood Back: Maple
    • Wood Sides: Maple
    • Centreblock: Sustain Block


    • Wood: Maple
    • Fingerboard: Rosewood
    • Scale: 30"
    • Frets: 22
    • Nut Width: 42mm


    • Pickup Neck: Hofner Staple Nickel
    • Pickup Bridge: Hofner Staple Nickel