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Skjold Whaleback 5st. Custom 2004 Amberburst
Here's a great deal on a
beautiful custom Skjold Whaleback 5st. Hand built in Ohio, Skjold basses
are endorsed by luminary players like Damian Erskine and David Dyson
and feature some great woodwork. New this bass would sell for close to
$6000. This bass is in good condition with some wear on the back.
WEIGHT: 10 lbs. 9 ozs.
SERIAL #: C5504040013
NUT WIDTH: 2"
Comments from forums and Reddit
Discussed in The Official Skjold Club (Part 11) in the TalkBass community
This one has been on Reverb for awhile. It looks nice; just wondering why it hasn't sold. 2004 with EMGs. [link] ... more
I'm 90% sure Pete didn't offer the whaleback yet in 2004 and 100% sure he was still in Dallas and not yet Ohio. So there are fact problems with that listing. But it certainly looks like a legit Skjold, probably newer than '04. ... more
Take a look at the picture of the neck & body joint. The matching of the wood layer lines is off. Is that Pete's work? ... more