Bucks original Red, White and Blue guitar was made by the Mosrite Guitar Company. Apparently Buck, being a savy businessman, was wise enough to license the model and arranged for an inexpensive replica to be produced by Chicago Musical Instruments.
These guitar were not at all great players. They were probably made of birch featuring ladder style bracing. However folks were buying them for the paint-job.
Owens had a Telecaster painted to resemble his Mosrite acoustic.
Fender had put together an original Buck Owens Telecaster that was in silver sparkle on the body and headstock.
sparkle-finished version of Buck's Red, White and Blue Fender Telecaster. It was finally upgraded to include an anodized gold pickguard, switch plate and hardware.
American Flag guitars.
Happy Fourth of July to everyone, everywhere!