Moridaira Fretless Vintage P-Bass
Great sounding vintage Precision Bass from Japan, 7Os by Moridaira.
This Guitar company has been building quality handcrafted instruments in Nagano, Japan for a long time.
Toshio Moridaira, the founder, was the first Gibson distributor in Japan. In 1964, due to his working relationship with Gibson, Toshio was able to visit the Gibson factory in Kalamazoo, Michigan. An employee at Gibson nicknamed him “Mori” at that time. In 1967, he founded the company.
He named it Morris, taken from the nickname given to him a while back. Morris produced copies of dreadnought and small jumbo models based on Martin and Gibson designs. To this day, Moridaira’s main production are Morris acoustic guitars.
The factory produced high-quality guitars, including badged guitars which were imported into England by Rose Morris. Moridaira also produced badged guitars for including Coronado, Futurama, , Lotus, Madcat and Sakai.