C.F. MARTIN AND COMPANY
Formally in the collection of the late George Harrison, MBE
C.F. MARTIN AND COMPANY

1966, STYLE OO-21

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C.F. MARTIN AND COMPANY
1966, STYLE OO-21
The headstock bearing the logo CF Martin & Co./Est. 1833, stamped internally 00-21/213689 and C.F.Martin & Co/Nazareth, PA./Made in U.S.A., rosewood back and sides bound in black celluloid, spruce top with imitation tortoiseshell pickguard, mahogany neck with rosewood fingerboard, length of back, 19½ in. (49.5 cm.); and hardshell contour case decorated on the lid with an OM sticker, with tie-on label printed with an OM logo, inscribed in Alan Rogan's hand with the guitar details; accompanied by three guitar picks, one inscribed Nelson Wilbury, one inscribed George Harrison/My Sweet Lord, the other George Harrison and an OM symbol

Prior to giving this guitar to Eric Clapton, George Harrison kept it for his own home use at Friar Park, Henley-on-Thames for ten years, where it was part of his collection of small bodied Martins. (2)
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