05-06-2001 05-06-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2069 Boston
May 6, 2001 10:00 AMCalender

Fine Rare American Archtop Guitar

Auction: Sale #2069 - 2069 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 06, 2001 10:00AM


Fine Rare American Archtop Guitar, John D'Angelico, New York, 1947, Model New Yorker, serial number 1808, stamped internally D'ANGELICO, NEW YORK, 1808, the two-piece maple back of irregular curl, the sides of medium curl, the top of medium grain with cross-bracing, the maple neck of medium curl, the bound peghead with inlaid pearl D'ANGELICO logo, the bound ebony fingerboard with split-block pearl inlay, length of back 21 7/16 in., width of bottom bout 18 1/2 in., with case.
Estimate $20,000-40,000


John D'Angelico