1963 Fender Stratocaster electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. L0xxx3; Finish: black, refinish, minor checking and imperfections; Fretboard: rosewood, showing signs of wear, particularly to the first four frets; Frets: appear original with moderate wear; Electrics: working, tone pots date to 15th week of 1963, volume pots unreadable but similar to the tone pots, black bottom staggered pole pickups, replacement five-way selector switch; Hardware: replaced scratchplate; Case: later tweed hard case; Other: refinished neck stamped 2 FEB 63 B with thick rosewood veneer; Overall condition: fair

* Sold with CITES Article 10 certificate no. 567551/02

Estimate £3000 – 5000 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)

Sold for £6000 (14th June 2018)