Ferrington Acoustic,  Serial No. 25,
Lot 7
A 1980 Danny Ferrington, Serial No. 25,
Sold for US$ 10,980 inc. premium
Lot Details
A 1980 Danny Ferrington,
Serial No. 25,
with maker's label to interior inscribed Ferrington, Built for Eric Clapton, Jan 28, 1980, #25, Nashville, Tennessee, signed by Danny Ferrington, in sunburst finish, flame maple body, spruce top, flame maple neck, twenty fret rosewood bound fingerboard with dot inlays, rosewood headstock facing with abalone trim, rosewood pin bridge, gold-plated tuners, abalone trim and inlay to rosette and imitation tortoiseshell pickguard; and a black hardshell contour case with maroon lining with handwritten label inscribed with various details; the back of the headstock signed by Eric Clapton in black felt pen

Footnotes

  • Danny Ferrington is an American luthier who built inter alia the guitar used by Keith Richards as Captain Teague in the 2007 Disney movie Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End.

Saleroom notices

  • Is now accompanied by a hand-written & signed note from guitar maker Danny Ferrington which states that he built this guitar for Eric Clapton in Nashville, Tn. January 28 1980: ....I shaped the neck like his Blackie Strat that I played when I went to London....
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