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: 11.09.2019

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2016 Fender Tony Franklin Signature Precision Bass fretless bass guitar, made in USA, ser. no. US16xxxx20; Finish: sunburst; Fingerboard: ebony; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: original hard case with accessories and tags; Overall condition: very good

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Fender American Deluxe Jazz Bass five string bass guitar, made in USA, ser. no. 10xxxx15; Finish: natural; Fretboard: maple; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: original hard case; Overall condition: very good

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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2016 Gibson ES Les Paul bass guitar, made in USA, ser. no. 1xxx6xx8; Finish: sunburst; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: original hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Ernie Ball Music Man Stingray bass guitar, made in USA, ser. no. E4xxx6; Finish: candy apple red, minor imperfections; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: original hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Warwick Pro Series Star bass 4 FR bass guitar, made in Korea, ser. no. C-0xxxxx-11; Finish: gold; Fretboard: Wenge; Frets: generally good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: fitted Rock Case hard case; Overall condition: very good

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Kent Hamblin Grand Concert acoustic guitar, made in USA, ser. no. 0xx8; Back and sides: highly quilted natural maple; Table: spruce; Fretboard: ebony; Frets: good; Hardware: good; Case: quality fitted hard case; Overall condition: very good

Lot #: 75

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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1958 Hofner Committee Deluxe archtop guitar, made in Germany, no. 117; Finish: blond, lacquer checking and dings - mainly to the top; Fretboard: ebony; Frets: good; Hardware: generally good, loss to gold plating; Case: soft bag; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 78

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Steve Toon D-NY nylon string Maccaferri D hole guitar, made in England; Back and sides: maple; Top: spruce; Fretboard: ebony; Frets: good; Case: original Hiscox hard case; Overall condition: very good

Lot #: 81

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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1920s small bodied guitar, probably by Lyon & Healy, branded 'Jupiter' to the inner back; Back and sides: dark stain, repaired hairline splits, further scratches and blemishes; Table: natural, typical play wear; Fretboard: rosewood, minor wear to first position; Frets: good, refret; Hardware

Lot #: 86

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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1979 Rickenbacker 4001 bass guitar, made in USA, ser. no. SL5xx8; Finish: brown, heavy buckle rash to back, other blemishes and dings; Fretboard: good; Frets: worn and oxidised; Electrics: neck pickup currently not working; Hardware: generally good, missing Rick-O-Sound jack nut; Case: contemporary

Lot #: 161

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Kay K116 acoustic guitar with wildwood back and sides, within original soft bag and semi-rigid fibreboard case; sold with two Kay 'Play Guitar Today' vinyl discs and three Kay guitar catalogues

Lot #: 170

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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2005 Parker Hornet PM10 electric guitar, made in Korea, ser. no. 05xxxx33; Finish: black; Fretboard: ebony; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: original gig bag; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 172

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Early 1990s Maison SG500 electric guitar, made in Korea; Finish: ivory, blemish to treble horn; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: soft bag; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 173

Estimate: £180 - £220

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Maverick F1 electric guitar; Finish: trans blue, various blemishes; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: soft bag; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 175

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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1963 Fender Telecaster electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. L1xxx6; Finish: black, refinish, heavily aged and worn; Fretboard: maple, replacing the original rosewood board, with custom 'DP' initials inlaid to the twelfth fret; Frets: generally good; Electrics: require attention, original pots

Lot #: 182

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Clifford Essex Paragon acoustic guitar, made in England, circa 1928, ser. no. 1x8; Back and sides: stained maple, various scratches, buckle wear and rubbing; Table: stained spruce, play wear consistent with age; Fretboard: ebony; Frets: worn; Hardware: good; Case: original hard case; Overall

Lot #: 215

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Fender FR-50 square neck resonator guitar, crafted in China, ser. no. CD08xxxx02; Finish: sunburst, minor dings; Fingerboard: rosewood; Hardware: good; Case: fitted hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 223

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Celebrity by Ovation Model CC165 twelve string electro-acoustic guitar, made in Korea; Finish: natural; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: original hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 270

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Gibson L-30 acoustic archtop guitar, made in USA, circa 1940; Finish: sunburst, repaired crack to the back and finished-over, two repaired cracks to the upper bout bass side and refinished over, separation repair to top beneath the bridge, refinished-over, various other imperfections; Fretboard

Lot #: 278

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Late 1970s Aria Pro II LC-550B electric guitar, made in Japan; Finish: black, minor blemishes; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Hardware: generally good, replaced truss rod cover, replaced pickguard, replaced control knobs, typical loss to gold plating; Case: Gear4Music gig bag

Lot #: 302

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Epiphone Casino hollow body electric guitar, made in Korea, ser. no. R01xxxx6; Finish: black, minor surface marks; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: heavy indent wear up to the tenth fret; Electrics: working; Hardware: good; Case: Gear4Music gig bag; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 304

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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2003 Hofner Verythin Standard-CT semi hollow body electric guitar, ser. no. M03xxxxx2; Finish: red; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good; Electrics: working; Case: Rok Sak gig bag; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 305

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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1966 Fender Stratocaster electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. 1xxxx8; Finish: sunburst, various blemishes and wear as to be expected for age; Fretboard: rosewood, December '65 dated neck; Frets: generally good but with some wear; refret; Electrics: working, pickups pencil dated 1966, pots dating

Lot #: 325

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Late 1960s Hagstrom BJ-12 acoustic guitar, made in Sweden; Finish: sunburst, lacquer checking, scuffs and various other blemishes; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: worn; Hardware: good; Case: soft bag; Overall condition: fair

Lot #: 350

Estimate: £350 - £450

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Goya 172 acoustic guitar made in Sweden, circa 1969, ser. no. Y0xxx7; Back and sides: mahogany, various scratches and blemishes; Table: natural spruce, lacquer checking and various blemishes; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good; Hardware: good; Case: gig bag; Overall condition: good for age

Lot #: 351

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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1950s Zenith De Luxe model standard 21 archtop guitar; Finish: tobacco sunburst, heavy lacquer checking and various scrapes and marks; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good; Hardware: good; Other: action requires attention; Overall condition: fair

Lot #: 352

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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E-Ros Model 606/E electro-acoustic guitar, fibreboard case; together with a Kay K500SD acoustic guitar, soft bag (2

Lot #: 358

Estimate: £70 - £100

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Late 1960s Gibson ES-345 electric guitar, made in USA, serial no. 9xxxx6, Finish: sunburst, lacquer checking, buckle wear to back, further rubbing and dings; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: refret; Electrics: working, stereo/vari-tone bypassed, pickup covers previously removed, pots replaced, rewiring

Lot #: 364

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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Epiphone PR300 acoustic guitar; together with a Lorenzo 196/P acoustic guitar (2

Lot #: 386

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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1970s Kay KDG60 classical guitar, made in Japan; Back and sides: rosewood, minor dings and surface scratches; Table: spruce; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good, require cleaning; Hardware: generally good, signs of oxidisation; Case: original hard case; Overall condition: good

Lot #: 390

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 11 Sep 2019