A Lacote Guitar in case with Sholz manuscript and a copy of BMG
Lot 71
A French Guitar by Rene Lacote 1851 (2)
Sold for £6,240 (US$ 10,488) inc. premium
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A French Guitar by  Rene Lacote 1851 (2) A Lacote Guitar in case with Sholz manuscript and a copy of BMG
Lot Details
Guitars
A French Guitar by Rene Lacote 1851
Labelled Rue des Martyrs 20, pres l'eglise Notre Dame - de-Lorette au 2me etage Lacote Luthier Paris Medaille A L'Exposition 1839 and Medaille A L'Exposition Anne 1851 and the head stock with Lacote A Paris inscribed below a mother of pearl disk Length from nut to bridge 632mm (24 7/8in) the head with machines, with six pinned moustache bridge, twelve frets to the body, the sound hole surrounded by black and white inlay repeated around the edge, some restorations in lined case. (2)

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  • Sold with a copy of the BMG from October 1959, and a copy of "The last Composition of Mr Leonard Schulz, written at the request of Madame R Sidney Prattern for Josiah Andrew Hudleston Esq."
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