Hofner Artist 185 Bass with original case, early 60’s




An excellent condition example of Hofner’s Artist series basses from the 1960’s

Short scale and lightweight

All original – neck pickup rewound in 2023

Original case, pictured

Weighs just 8lbs

A superb 60s instrument, perfect for a bassist¬† wanting to recreate the classic Hofner ‘thud’, and, with its very easy to play slim neck profile, also ideal for a guitarist wishing to double on bass.

Set up here at CCGX ready to gig!