An Adamas Ovation 6 string Acoustic Guitar, Serial No. 1587-91,
Lot 99¤
A 1979 Ovation 1687-8 Adamas, Serial No. 1587-91,
Sold for US$ 19,520 inc. premium
Lot Details
A 1979 Ovation 1687-8 Adamas,
Serial No. 1587-91,
printed maker's label to interior CW Kaman II / 1587-91 / 1687-8, in blue finish, black Lyrachord deep bowl body with gold sparkles, scrolled acanthus leaf motif headstock, mahogany neck, twenty-four fret walnut fingerboard with maple triangular motif inlays, fibronic-graphite top, thirteen-piece exotic wood inlays around twenty-two multiple epaulet soundholes, carved acanthus leaf walnut bridge, Perspex® pickguard, two wooden rotary controls on the side and two jack outputs; and brown Ovation hardshell contour case with brown plush lining and brown vinyl cover with zip fastening, containing photocopied sheet music for Streamline Woman, by McKinley Morganfield (Muddy Waters) and a lead, with handwritten label inscribed with various details including ADAMAS OVATION....GRAPE SOUNDHOLE

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  • Photo: A 1970s Ovation advertisement Eric Clapton Plays & Plays Ovation. A rare example of a 'link' between Clapton and Ovation. Reproduction Courtesy of Fender
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