1941 Epiphone Blackstone archtop guitar, made in USA, ser. no. 1xxx6; Finish: sunburst, restored cracks and re-finishing to the table, lacquer checking and other light wear; Fretboard: Brazilian rosewood; Frets: dent wear and green oxidisation; Hardware: missing pickguard; Case: vintage hard case; Other: damage to binding on bass side in the first position, which will require re-attaching, wear to the back of the neck; Overall condition: fair

Estimate £300 – 500 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)

Sold for £750 (8th March 2018)