C.F. Martin & Co 2 1/2 -18 ‘left-handed’ acoustic guitar, made in New York, USA, circa 1860; Back and sides: Brazilian rosewood, typical wear expected for age; Table: spruce, usual age related wear, three hairline splits to the table; Fretboard: ebony; Frets: generally good; Case: Hiscox hard case; Overall condition: good for age

Estimate £1500 – 2500 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)

Sold for £1950 13th March 2019