John Entwistle (The Who) – 1956 Gibson Les Paul Special electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. 6 9289; Finish: TV yellow, various imperfections as typical for the age including rubbing to the edges, lacquer checking and other minor blemishes; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: minor wear; Electrics: working; Hardware: generally good, replaced tuners; Case: TKL hard case; Overall condition: good

*Ex lot 245, Sotheby’s – The John Entwistle Collection, 13th May 2003 and sold with a copy of the auction catalogue

*Sold with CITES A10 certificate no. 576932/01

Estimate £10,000 – 15,000 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)