3 December 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 562
Estimate USD 800 - USD 1,200
OVATION, AN ACOUSTIC ELECTRIC TWELVE-STRING GUITAR, PACEMAKER 1615, NEW HARTFORD, 1981
The headstock bearing the decal Ovation, labeled Model No. 1615 OVATION Made in Connecticut, U.S.A. A Kaman Music Production and OVATION 231016, length of back: 20 1/16 in. (45.9 cm) with original case (2)
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Laura E. Armstrong
In 1966 Charlie Kaman launched the Ovation Guitar Company. Build using techniques that had been employed in the aeronautical industry the first model was the now famous Balladeer. The Ovation's ability to stand up to the rigors of stage performance and road travel quickly made them the guitar of choice for many road performers.
This lot is offered without reserve.
Please note that the image for the this lot is illustrated as lot 143 in the catalogue.