I have a Memphis Electric I think Fender copy of some sort.

Hello All..... I am new to this site and need some help please.
I acquired an electric guitar from a friend...I have heard that it is a Memphis Fender copy....a Strat or Tele...but I have no clue.
It was a complete mess...I mean Nasty....Cigarette burns on it...and coated with tar....The guy I got it from painted the pic guard with acrylic paint and used different color electrical tape to make stripes on it...
I took the guitar from him...and cleaned it up pretty wicked !!!!!
I basically cleaned everything...resoldered everything electrical on the guitar...Restrung the guitar...and it sounbds decent... but I would like to know exactly what this guitar is and how old it is...what it went for and what its worth now if anything.
I have pics of the guitar... but I dont know how to post pics here..
Help Please !!

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Here are some pics of the guitar that I am trying to identify.. Thanks for all help and patience.

These are the pics....can anyone tell me what kind of guitar it is ??...and what is was worth...and what it could possible be worth now if anything ??
Thank you alll in advance !!!!


It looks to be a pretty decent Strat-copy, with maple neck and from your pics what appears to be an Ash body. It all looks to be good quality stuff.

I concur; a 3-piece ash body (solid, no ply) and a maple neck with maple fingerboard. From the headstock shape, I'd guess it's a 1970s copy. There are a number of limited reviews here:

and a suggestion that the instrument is not worth a great deal, around $200, probably worth keeping if you enjoy it rather than selling for relatively small money.

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