Headpiece

The Vantage Logos


1978?/79:
Angle “Vantage” lettering (V-100 model only)
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V-100

1979/80:
Horizontal “Vantage” lettering (vivaldi font):
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700VP

1980 – 1996:
Big “V” logo + vertical “Vantage” lettering (vivaldi font) some slight variations of the “V” and the size of lettering over the years:
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VS-600B

Avenger models (6 tuner on one side) carry their own “Avenger” lettering:
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AV-330

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X-77T

1992 – 1996:
Either Big “V” logo + vertical “Vantage” (vivaldi font)
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635V

or (more often) Samick’s trembling “Vantage” lettering” (first commercial use: April 1992)

111T

or Samick’s “Trembling V”.
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955BA

1997 – 1998:
Late Samick’s “uppercut V”/Vantage lettering (mainly for Indonesian made instruments).
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VIS-10ACE