1975 Fender Telecaster electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. 6xxxx9; Finish: blond, heavily yellowed with age, rubbing to edges and various heavy blemishes allover, lots of lacquer loss and wear to the back of the neck which feels sharp in places; Fretboard: rosewood, wear grooves particularly to first position; Frets: wear throughout; Electrics: intermittent (probably an earthing or jack issue), one pot possibly original, later 1980s Fender neck pickup; Hardware: replaced scratchplate, some smaller screws replaced, replaced strap button; Other: body heavily channel routed under the pickguard to accommodate previously installed pickups and controls; Case: later hard case; Weight: 4.05kg; Overall condition: poor

Estimate: £700 – £1,000 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)