The Guitar Auction

Gardiner Houlgate
Leafield Way 9
Corsham
SN13 9SW Wiltshire
United Kingdom
[email protected] · +44 (0)1225 812912 · +44 (0)1225 811777

Date of the auction: 12.06.2019

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1980s Eko C01 Cobra electric guitar, made in Italy; Finish: brown, various dings and other surface wear; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: brown leather soft bag; Overall condition: fair

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1960s Eko 290 Barracuda electric guitar, made in Italy, ser. no. 3xxxx5; Finish: red burst, minor blemishes; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Case: soft bag; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1970s Eko Manta electric guitar, made in Italy; Finish: red burst, heavy lacquer cracking, other minor blemishes; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: generally good, tremolo requires adjustment; Case: contemporary gig bag; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1963 Eko 100 hollow body guitar; Finish: tobacco burst, various imperfections including minor lacquer checking, scratches and dings; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good, visible indents to first position; Hardware: good; Case: period correct semi rigid case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £70 - £100

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1960s Eko 300 Series hollow body electric guitar in need of restoration, made in Italy; Finish: red burst, various imperfections; Fretboard: rosewood, missing position markers; Frets: top six frets missing, further frets lifting; Electrics: working; Hardware: generally good; Case: gig soft bag

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1960s Eko 360/2 Florentine electric guitar, made in Italy; Finish: amber burst, lacquer cracks, blemishes and other various scuffs; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: original hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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Eko Fiesta 3/4 acoustic guitar, made in Italy; Finish: sunburst, some lacquer cracks, blemishes and surface scratches; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good; Case: period correct fitted hard case; Overall condition: good for age

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £60 - £100

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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2001 Epiphone Chet Atkins SST Standard electric guitar, made in Korea, ser. no. S01xxxx11; Finish: black gloss, scratches and dings to the back, minor dings to the front; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: Epiphone hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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Epiphone SQ-180 acoustic guitar, ser. no. 00xxx53; Finish: black, various surface scratches; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good; Hardware: generally good; Case: hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 39

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1967 Epiphone Olympic Single electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. 0xxxx8; Finish: cherry red, surface buckle marks to back, various dings and other minor imperfections; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good, refret; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: period correct semi rigid case

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1970s Epiphone Wilshire electric guitar, made in Japan; Finish: black, various dings and surface marks but generally good for age; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: soft bag; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1997 Epiphone Blues Master acoustic guitar, made in Korea, ser. no. S97xxxx10; Back and sides: mahogany; Top: spruce; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Case: Guvnor hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1990s Epiphone Les Paul Custom electric guitar, made in Korea, ser. no. S92xxx87; Finish: black, various scratches, heavier to back; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good; Electrics: working; Hardware: generally good, typical loss to gold plating; Case: fitted hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 43

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1970s Epiphone FT-145 Texan acoustic guitar, made in Japan, ser. no. 3xxxx5; Back and sides: mahogany, light surface scratches; Top: natural spruce, minor dings; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: visible dent wear to first position; Hardware: good; Case: 1970s Yamaha hard case in need of attention

Lot #: 44

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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Epiphone Emperor hollow body electric guitar, ser. no. H0xxxx2; Finish: natural; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: Spider hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 45

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1977 Epiphone FT-150 BL acoustic guitar, made in Japan; Finish: natural; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good, require some cleaning; Hardware: good; Case: original hard case and tags; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 46

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1970s Epiphone EA-250 Riviera hollow body electric guitar, made in Japan; Finish: red, minor dings; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: semi rigid case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 47

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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Epiphone BB King Lucille electric guitar, ser. no. R97xxxx8; Finish: black, surface marks; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good but with mild oxidisation; Electrics: working; Hardware: generally good, typical loss to gold plating; Case: original hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 48

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1970s Eros 14228 twelve string acoustic guitar in need of attention (bridge plate slightly lifting to one side), hard case; together with a Kay K320 acoustic guitar, hard case (2

Lot #: 49

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1970s Eros Blackbird twelve string acoustic guitar, made in Korea, hard case; together with a Kay acoustic guitar (2

Lot #: 50

Estimate: £60 - £100

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1989 Fender Signature Series Eric Clapton Stratocaster electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. SE9xxx86; Finish: Torino red; Fretboard: maple; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: original hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 51

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1981 Fender S-3 Bullet electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. E1xxx30; Finish: red, light surface marks; Fretboard: maple; Frets: generally good, but require cleaning; Hardware: generally good, missing five string ferrules to the back; Case: original hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 52

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1983 Fender Elite Telecaster electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. E3xxx98; Finish: sunburst; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good, refretted with fat frets; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: original hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 53

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1979 Fender Stratocaster electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. S9xxxx0; Finish: black; Fretboard: maple; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: original hard case; Overall condition: very good for age

Lot #: 54

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1983 Fender Dan Smith Era Stratocaster electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. E3xxxx8; Finish: Sienna sunburst, minor dings; Fretboard: maple; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: generally good; Other: filled holes to front of headstock where a locking nut system has been removed; Case

Lot #: 55

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1983 Fender Stratocaster Elite electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. E3xxx76; Finish: Sienna sunburst, minor dings and surface marks; Fretboard: maple, minor mark to second fret beneath E string; Frets: generally good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: Fender hard case; Overall condition

Lot #: 56

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1980s Fender '68 Thinline Telecaster electric guitar, made in Japan, ser. no. A0xxxx0; Finish: mahogany, buckle rash to back, other minor dings; Fretboard: maple; Frets: good, require cleaning; Electrics: require attention, bridge pickup not currently functioning; Hardware: generally good, minor

Lot #: 57

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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1997 Fender California Series Telecaster electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. AMXN7xxxx5; Finish: Fiesta red; Fretboard: maple, light wear to various positions; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: Fender gig bag; Other: lacquer lifting to the back of the head; Overall condition

Lot #: 58

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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Fender Signature Series Mark Knopfler Stratocaster electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. SE0xxx7; Finish: Hot Rod red, blemish to front and back edge; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: original hard case with tags and accessories; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 59

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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2013 Fender Wilko Johnson Telecaster electric guitar, made in Mexico, ser. no. MX13xxxx91; Finish: black; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: original gig bag with tags and original shipping box; Overall condition: as new

Lot #: 60

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 12 Jun 2019