1 July 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 788
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
A Fender Stratocaster guitar, in metallic green finish, double cutaway body, twenty-two fret rosewood fingerboard with dot inlays, three pickups, selector switch, two rotary controls, metal bridge, stud tailpiece and white pickguard, signed and annotated on the back of the body in blue felt pen by Noel Gallagher; and a wooden hard case covered in stickers relating to other bands including Proud Mary and Placebo, as well as a label inscribed in Noel's hand Fender Stratocaster; accompanied by a letter from the vendor concerning the provenance
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According to the vendor the guitar was given by Noel Gallagher to a member of Proud Mary, the first band signed to Noel's Sour Mash label
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
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