1946 Gibson L4 left-handed conversion archtop guitar, made in USA, ser. no. 9xxx8; Finish: sunburst, lacquer checking and further minor blemishes, minor touched-up sections from pickguard repositioning; Fretboard: rosewood; Frets: generally good, refret; Electrics: working, later floating neck pickup installed and wired through the end pin; Hardware: generally good, pickguard reversed and placed to the opposite side, later Gibson Deluxe Kluson tuners, tailpiece end pin bracket replaced to allow for electric jack end pin; Case: contemporary hard case; Weight: 2.55kg; Overall condition: good for age

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