1960 Hofner Golden archtop guitar, made in Germany, ser. no. 15; Finish: blond, minor lacquer checking; Fretboard: ebony; Frets: good; Electrics: later fitted Aristone floating pickup and control plate, mounted with screws to the sides of the neck and body, working; Hardware: later Bigsby tailpiece installed, later strap buttons installed to the ribs; Other: vacant holes to the bass ribs, rhinestone markers added; Case: soft bag; Overall condition: good for age

*Less than 100 of the collectable Hofner Golden model were made. Serial number 15 is, as yet, not documented on any of the respected Hofner resource websites

Estimate – £2000 – 3000 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)