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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 01543 251081.
To arrange an appointment for a free valuation of any kind of item, email email@example.com or telephone 01543 251081.
Free home visits are also available for large collections and house clearance quotations.