1969 Gibson Melody Maker electric guitar, made in USA, ser. no. 5xxx9; Finish: walnut, various imperfections including buckle rash to back, further blemishes and marks; Fretboard: rosewood, wear to first position; Frets: oxidisation and require cleaning; Electrics: working, replaced switch, replaced pickups; Hardware: replaced tuners, damages to pickguard edges, replaced knobs, original tailpiece removed and later wraparound bridge installed; Case: later Gibson hard case; Overall condition: fair

Estimate £700 – 1000 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)