Interesting late 18th century parlour guitar labelled Cerin Marco Antonio, Fece Di Venezia, 1790, the shaped closed peg box with a central inlaid tortoiseshell plate and with ivory tuning buttons, the 17 fret ebony fingerboard with pearl dot position markers, the neck and back of peg box inlaid with ebony and ivory chevron decoration, the rosewood back and sides inlaid with boxwood lines and the spruce table inlaid with ebony and ivory to the edges and sound hole (a.f)

£1000 – 2000

Sold for £2700 (7th March 2013)