Gibson J-40 acoustic guitar, made in USA, circa 1975; Back and sides: mahogany, light marks and scratches to the back; Top: natural spruce, very mild checking; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: oxidisation to the top end, visible indent wear to the lower end; Hardware: generally good; Other: shrinkage and minor repairs to edge binding; Case: period correct hard case; Overall condition: good

*Sold with a purchase receipt from Bell Musical Instruments Ltd., Surbiton, dated 20/6/76

Estimate £500 – 700 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)

Sold for £750 11th March 2020