1940s G. Houghton & Sons for Boosey & Hawkes archtop guitar, made in England; Finish: two-tone burst, light checking, blemishes and rubbing to edges; Fretboard: ebony; Frets: generally good, mild indent wear, sharp on some edges; Electrics: later fitted Wiell pickup wired to a mini jack to the pickguard, working; Hardware: generally good, later pickguard to hold microjack, replacement Grover tuners installed into original tuner pilot holes (original tuners retained); Case: fitted heavy duty flight case; Overall condition: good

Estimate £200 – 400 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)

Sold for £280 11th March 2020