Catalogue Index / Order of Sale
The Guitar Auction on Thursday 16th March 2017
and
Miscellaneous Musical Instruments & Musical Instruments of the Violin Family
on Friday 17th March 2017
Tuesday 14th March: 9am to 5.30pm
Wednesday 15th March: 9am to 5.30pm
Thursday 16th March: 8.30am to 11am or 5.30pm for items to be sold on the 17th
Friday 17th March: 8.30am to 11am
Lot Range
Category Description
Page Number
1 - 50
1-37: Guitars
38-50: Collection of Guitars from a deceased estate;
Comments on condition and originality are for general guidance and our opinion only. Buyers must satisfy themselves with the originality and condition of all lots before making any kind of bid.
Important note regarding CITES restrictions: Some guitars within this auction are sold with CITES article 10 certificates, allowing the commercial use of an item containing an endangered species. Lots subject to this are marked in the catalogue
Please also note that as of 2nd January 2017, new laws came into effect to control the import and export of all items made with rosewood. Any guitar containing any amount of rosewood will therefore be subject to restrictions when exporting outside3 the EU. It will be the buyers responsiblilty to make sure that the relevant paperwork is in place before shipping.
51 - 100
51-62: Collection of Guitars from a deceased estate;
63-100: Guitars
101 - 150
101-141: Guitars;
142-150: Small collection of Guitars from a deceased estate
151 - 200
151-184: Guitars;
185-200: Private Collection of Guitars
201 - 262
201-215: Private Collection of Guitars;
216-238: Guitars;
251-259: Amplification from the Geoff Banks Collection;
260: Amplification
All amplifiers sold by Gardiner Houlgate have passed a PAT safety inspection undertaken on the 9th March 2017, however, whilst known imperfections have been stated, all lots are sold as seen
263 - 314
263-305: Amplication;
310-314: Antique and Classical Guitars
315 - 381
315-333: Antique and Classical Guitars;
351-381: Guitar Miscellaneous from the Geoff Banks Collection
382 - 431
382-408: Guitar Miscellaneous from the Geoff Banks Collection;
409-431: Guitar Miscellaneous
432 - 508
432-443: Guitar Miscellaneous;
444-447: A selection of memorabilia from the collection of Keith Smart - Chair of Zemaitis Owners club;
461-477: Guitar Effects from the Geoff Banks Collection
478-486: Guitar Effects
Whilst all known imperfections have been stated, all lots are sold as seen501-508: Pro Audio & Studio Equipment from the Geoff Banks Collection
509 - 558
509-528: Pro Audio & Studio Equipment from the Geoff Banks Collection;
All electrical audio and studio equipment sold by Gardiner Houlgate have passed a PAT safety inspection, where applicable undertaken on the 9th March 2017, however, whilst known imperfections have been stated, all lots are sold as seen;
529-558: Pro Audio & Studio Equipment
601 - 650
Sale commences Friday 17th March 2017 at 11am
Miscellaneous Musical Instruments
651 - 1021
651-654: Miscellaneous Musical Instruments;
801-816: Woodwind;
821-828: Lots from The Estate of Alexander C N Mackenzie;
Section will start approximately 11.45am
1001-1021: Part I Violins & Violas
1022 - 1071
1022-1050: Part I Violins & Violas;
1051-1068: Lots from The Estate of A London Dealer;
1069-1071: Part I Violins & Violas
1072 - 1121
1072-1112: Part I Violins & Violas;
1113-1121: Books & Pictures
1122 - 1248
1122-1123: Books & Pictures;
Section will start approximately 1.00pm
1201-1212: Good Quality Pernaumbuco Bow Wood
These lots are part of the excess Pernambuco wood of master bow maker John Stagg following rationalisation of his stocks. The wood was purchased from several well-known wood suppliers between 1985 and 1995
1213-1248: Bows & Bow wood
1249 - 1303
1249-1265: Bows & Bow wood;
1271-1303: Bows
1304 - 1430
1304-1323: Bows;

Section will start at approximately 2.15pm

1401-1430: Part II Violins & Violas
1431 - 1480
1431-1450: Part II Violins & Violas;
1451-1479: Lots from The Estate of a London Dealer;
1480: Part II Violins & Violas
1481 - 1530
Part II Violins & Violas
1531 - 1576
1531-1546: Part II Violins & Violas;
Section will start at approximately 3.45pm
1551-1576: Violoncellos & Double Basses