1930s Emile Grimshaw Hartford guitar, made in England, ser. no. 7×4; Finish: split to the centre of the top, two further splits on each f-hole, hairline splits to back, various other wear; Fretboard: ebony; Frets: generally good, refret; Hardware: replaced bridge; Case: period fibreboard case; Weight: 1.98kg; Overall condition: fair

Estimate: £250 – £350 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)