Rock & Roll Memorabilia
An Eric Clapton 1960 Gibson ES-330TD
Factory Order no R4560 32, in sunburst finish, thinline body with double cutaways, top with f-holes, mahogany neck, 22-fret bound rosewood fingerboard with dot inlays, two P-90 pickups, four rotary controls, selector switch, metal bridge and tailpiece and black pickguard, in black Guild hardshell contour case.
Given to Clapton by producer John Porter after the former worked on Taj Mahal's 1996 album, Phantom Blues.
Provenance: Christie's, Eric Clapton Guitars in aid of the Crossroads Center, June 24, 1999, lot 34.