Originally Posted by slack
Can't tell much from the pics. But if it's an authentic vintage Tele body, the original Bigsby and the paint shadow in the neck pocket would put it late 60s.
Thanks. I wondered what years they had bigsbys available but didn't come up with a definite answer. The machined cup threw me off but apparently is a pretty good find in itself. I think I'm gonna have a professional appraisal done on it soon. I'd really like to know for sure.