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SOLD for $2,410,000!
Lot 278 in our "Icons and Idols: Rock N Roll" auction - John Lennon's Gibson J-160E acoustic guitar!
“There is no doubt that this guitar was Lennon’s most important guitar in the early days of The Beatles… I can tell you, there has never been another guitar like this offered up for auction.” - Andy Babiuk
We may never know exactly how John Lennon was separated from his Gibson acoustic guitar. We do know that it was purchased by Tommy Pressley in the summer of 1967 from a music store in San Diego. Pressley, who purchased the guitar with no idea that it once belonged to John Lennon, later sold the guitar to his friend John McCaw.
McCaw owned this guitar for many years before becoming curious about its age. In 2008, he began a simple search for the year his guitar was made that lead to a long and winding road of coincidences , hunches and lucky…
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