1950s/60s Framus Billy Lorento hollow body electric guitar, made in Germany, ser. no. 69743-X3K; Finish: cherry sunburst with lacquer checking and blemishes consistent with age; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: some wear; Electrics: working; Hardware: generally good, strap buttons replaced, repairs to floating pickguard; Case: none; Other: wear to finish on the back of the head, the serial stamp on the back of the head has an indecipherable date code that appears to either be 53 or 63; Overall condition: good for age

Estimate £400 – 600 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)

Sold for £450 (14th December 2017)