Kalamazoo archtop acoustic guitar, made in USA, circa 1939, sunburst finish with typical wear for age including lacquer checking, scratches and other blemishes etc, small oval repair to the table beside the bridge, later pickguard, hard case, condition: fair

*Provenance – Military interest – Originally owned by wartime entertainer Jimmy Nuttall, known as the ‘Singing Cheshire’ and was a close friend of Tommy Cooper. Jimmy published a scrapbook of his memories of his time serving with The Cheshire Regiment. A copy of this book entitled ‘The Memory Man of The Eighth Army (The Singing Cheshire’) is sold with guitar

Estimate £700 – 1000

Sold for £700 (16th March 2017)