19th century guitar by and labelled Louis Panormo, The Only Maker of Guitars in the Spanish style, 46 High Street, Bloomsbury, London…; Back and sides: Brazilian rosewood, repaired crack to the centre of the back, which runs through the internal sound hole label, various repaired cracks to the sides, other age related wear; Top: fine grain spruce, a few repaired cracks, general wear as to be expected for age; Fretboard: Brazilian rosewood; Frets: worn, refret; Hardware: generally good, engraved ‘Rance’ tuners; Other: repaired splits to the head, slight twist to neck; Case: later hard case; Weight: 1.19kg; Overall condition: fair

Estimate: £1,500 – £2,000 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)