Tokai began in 1947, as a harmonica and piano manufacturer.It developed its first melodica, the Pianica, in 1961.
From 1970 to 1973, Tokai produced Conn acoustic guitars under contract with C. Conn (History of Conn Guitars and Conn Acoustic Guitars).
In 1972, Tokai entered into a joint-venture with C. Martin & Company to supply acoustic guitar parts and also to build Martin's Sigma electric guitar line. Between 19, Tokai began making various Fender and Gibson replica electric guitars and basses.
is 0306554 (03 being the year) But boy what a fantastic guitar it is!
I am sure that it is a Japanese model as the Serial No.
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