from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A piece of armour for the throat; a gorget.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See gorget, 1 and 2.
Look at that neckplate, festooned with carnelian beads.
Also, the neckplate bears the Hendrix engraved silhouette.
It's also interesting that it's setup like a Tele, but the color choice makes it Here is a seller offering the body of a 1960s Mandocaster -- just the stripped-down body -- and then offering the case, tuners, neckplate, bridge, and bridge cover in separate auctions.
This is a complete package and includes original tuners, neckplate, screws, tags & stickers, etc. (hardcase not included) ... "