1968 Gibson Les Paul custom electric guitar, made in USA, serial no. 5xxxx8, black finish with typical wear for age including buckle rash to the back, replaced nut, re-fret, missing pickguard, missing pick up covers, strap buttons replaced (originals retained), usual wear to gold plated hardware, electrics in working order, hard case, condition: good for age

*Purchased by the vendor in 1997 from Mandolin Brothers Ltd.

Estimate £7000 – 8000 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)

Sold for £9200 (15th June 2017)