1963 Fender Stratocaster electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. L0xxx5; Finish: three-tone sunburst, typical wear including checking, heavy rubbing and blemishes; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: good, refret; Electrics: working, pickups rewound; Hardware: generally good, replaced nut, replaced scratchplate; Other: trem cavity slightly routed back to allow for larger movement; Case: original Selmer snakeskin case with original instruction manual bearing the guitar’s serial number and price of £204; Overall condition: fair

Estimate £10,000 – 12,000 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)