Originally Posted by fender62custom
Greetings Frank!!! welcome to the forum!!! a 1998 White Falcon is made in Japan...l can assure you that the Japanese Proline Gretsch guitars are extremely well made...only the Custom Shop Gretsch guitars come out of the USA...l own two Japanese Prolines..a 6128T-GC Jet & a 6136T-LTV White Falcon....both are incredible guitars that lack nothing in comparison..you stated that there are no markings on the back of the headstock...that raises alarm bells because it should contain the serial number and country of origin there....l would tread very carefully & get it verified before parting with any cash!!! all the best...cheers!!
Agreed. My Japanese White Falcon is easily the nicest electric guitar I've owned, American or otherwise. Don't fall into the "if it's not American it's no good" trap. This is not a Fender forum...