19th century French guitar by and labelled Jerome Thibouville-Lamy…Paris; Back and sides: Brazilian rosewood, hairline splits to bass side of lower bout, many scratches to the back; Top: natural spruce with decorative pearl and abalone floral vine inlay; Fretboard: ebony; Frets: good, refret; Hardware: good; Case: later semi-rigid hard case; Weight: 1.08kg; Overall condition: good

Estimate: £500 – £800 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)

Sold for £1050