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OVATION INSTRUMENTS, NEW HARTFORD, 1978
OVATION INSTRUMENTS, NEW HARTFORD, 1978
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OVATION INSTRUMENTS, NEW HARTFORD, 1978

A SOLID-BODY ELECTRIC 12-STRING GUITAR, PREACHER, 1285-5

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OVATION INSTRUMENTS, NEW HARTFORD, 1978
A SOLID-BODY ELECTRIC 12-STRING GUITAR, PREACHER, 1285-5
The logo at the headstock Ovation, the neckplate engraved E9585 and control cavity cover bearing the logo Ovation INSTRUMENTS, NEW HARTFORD CONN./ MADE IN U.S.A., with original hardshell case bearing a label inscribed OVATION PREACHER 12 STRING - BLACK W/ EMG'S #E9585 and SERIAL NO. DG1098; accompanied by facsimile copies of the shipment invoice and sales invoice from Ovation Instruments Inc. to Pink Floyd, dated 24th April 1978 and 7th June 1978, together with the original warranty registration card
Body length 16 3/8 in. (41.6 cm.)
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Lot Essay

David Gilmour purchased this guitar directly from Ovation Instruments Inc., New Hartford, Connecticut, in June 1978 and kept it for studio use. The guitar electronics have been modified to better suit Gilmour’s preferences.

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