Lot 425, a 2016 Martin OM-28 W/CS acoustic guitar and, top, Lot 426, a 2000 USA Fender Stratocaster, both going to auction on Monday, August 21 2023.

Martin acoustic guitar and USA Fender Stratocaster tune up for Lichfield auction

TWO legendary guitars are sure to strike a chord with musically minded bidders at a Lichfield auction.

Richard Winterton Auctioneers’ Antiques & Home Sale on Monday, August 21, features a stunning Martin OM-28 acoustic guitar and a USA Fender Stratocaster.

Initially born for jazz and blues clubs, the esteemed Martin OM-28 is an orchestra acoustic in the classic 000 body size, which sits comfortably between parlour and dreadnought yet still projects rich tones and plenty of volume.

Whatever your style of music, this guitar has you covered.

Details of Lot 425, a 2016 Martin OM 28 W/CS acoustic guitar.
Details of Lot 425, a 2016 Martin OM-28 W/CS acoustic guitar.

Going under the hammer on Monday as Lot 425, this 2016 Martin OM-28 W/CS model with solid spruce top and natural finish comes in its original Martin hard case, is in excellent condition and plays beautifully and sounds superb.

Next up is Lot 426, a striking example of the versatile classic electric guitar, the Fender Stratocaster.

This model from 2000 is finished in aqua flake with chrome hardware and tremolo and three single coil pick-ups on a white scratchplate.

Lot 426 is a 2000 USA Fender Stratocaster.
Lot 426 is a 2000 USA Fender Stratocaster.

It comes in its original Fender hardcase complete with cleaning cloth and strap; the condition is excellent and the tremolo hole is still taped over

If by now you’re all ready to plug in, Lot 393 is set to rock with you.

It’s a Marshall amplifier MG Series 50DFX, capable of 50 watts and including an unused, boxed Marshall footswitch.

Lot 393 is this 50 watt Marshall amplifier.
Lot 393 is this 50 watt Marshall amplifier.

Day One of the sale also features jewellery, watches, ceramics, pictures and collectables, with garden effects, tools, electricals and furniture on Day Two.

Lot 1 on Monday is a Georgian textured multi-link chain fitted with a canetellie barrel clasp set with small circular cut stones.

Other highlights include a signed LS Lowry print ‘The Pond’ (Lot 522) plus wine and spirits including collectable single malt whisky and cognac.

A Georgian textured multi-link chain fitted with a canetellie barrel clasp set with small circular cut stones.
Lot 1 on August 21 is this Georgian textured multi-link chain.

Tuesday, August 22, also sees a special auction of vintage, prestige, classic and luxury cars take place at The Lichfield Auction Centre.

Starting at 12 noon, the sale features luxury models by Jaguar, Mercedes and Range Rover, a 1968 Daimler V8, rare Barbie pink Fiat Vignale Gamine and an antique 1953 MG TD Mark II.

The August 22 car auction includes this 2014 JAGUAR XK Dynamic R Auto Coupe, 1953 MG TD Mark II, 1968 Daimler V8 and Fiat Vignale Gamine.
The August 22 car auction includes this Jaguar XK Dynamic R Auto Coupe, 1953 MG TD Mark II, Daimler V8 and Fiat Vignale Gamine.

All catalogues can be accessed online via our Auction Dates page and viewing in person takes place at The Lichfield Auction Centre, Wood End Lane, Fradley Park, WS13 8NF, on Friday, August 18, with extra viewing for the vehicles available on Monday, August 21, from 10am-7.30pm; and on Tuesday, August 22, from 9am until the sale starts at 12pm

To book an appointment for viewing, email office@richardwinterton.co.uk or telephone 01543 251081.

To arrange an appointment for a free valuation of any kind of item, email office@richardwinterton.co.uk or telephone 01543 251081.

Free home visits are also available for large collections and house clearance quotations.

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