1962 Fender Stratocaster electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. 8xxx3, sunburst finish with various imperfections consistent for age, factory refret, electrics in working order, original Selmer hard case, condition: please enquire

* This guitar was purchased new by Mark Griffiths father from Selmer, Charing Cross Road, London in 1962/3. It was re-fretted and overseen by Dan Smith at the Fender factory in Fullerton in the 1980s. The guitar is in good condition for its age, although has four small holes filled to the back, where Marks father added a perspex plate to protect the finish. Sold with a certificate of authenticity signed by Mark, stating these facts.

*Sold with CITES certificate no. 554486/03

Estimate £10,000 – 12,000 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)

Sold for £13,000 (15th June 2017)