Gary Moore: A Gibson Firebird 1 guitar, 1964,

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Gary Moore: A Gibson Firebird 1 guitar,
1964,

Sold for £ 10,625 (US$ 13,643) inc. premium
THE GARY MOORE COLLECTION
Gary Moore: A Gibson Firebird 1 guitar,
1964,
inked serial to back of headstock, 153314, 'reverse' mahogany body with sunburst finish, with replacement Seymour Duncan mini-humbucking bridge pickup, volume and tone bonnet knobs, three-ply laminated scratchplate, unbound rosewood fingerboard with dot markers, 'banjo' tuners on treble side of headstock, in hard, rectangular plush-lined case with original pickup and replaced volume pot and Gibson strap, guitar 44in (112cm) long

Footnotes

  • Bought in 1994 for the BBM project.
    Featured in 'Guitarist' magazine, Issue 403, February 2016, Gary Moore Commemorative Edition and demonstrated on Youtube.
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Gary Moore: A Gibson Firebird 1 guitar, 1964,
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