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American Electric Guitar, Guild Guitars Incorporated, New York, 1953, Style X-500

Auction:
2595B
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$1,007$850

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2595B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 29, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

American Electric Guitar, Guild Guitars Incorporated, New York, 1953, Style X-500, labeled GUILD GUITARS, STYLE X-500, SERIAL NO 1016, width of lower bout 16 1/4 in., with original case.
Estimate $600-800

Very good, dings to finish in bass side upper bout.
Grover replacement tuners, unfilled holes. were.
No delamination-binding is very very good.
Action is very low, very easy to play, sounds great, no buzz.
Scale length 25 3/8 in.
Rosewood board.
Tailpiece judged to be original-I have a '52 C3100 with the same.
Pick guard original, no cracks.
Original bridge is rosewood. Original case in good condition.

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Guild Guitars Incorporated, Bass guitar, Electric guitar, Guitars, String instruments

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