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    Beatles Decorative Carved Wood Guitar (Germany,1960s). An interesting decorative piece, German in origin, this carved wooden guitar was designed as a wall hanging. There are four young men with moptop haircuts emanating from the guitar body with clear resemblance to the Beatles, although with no group name mentioned, and this may be an unlicensed product. Measuring 17" x 7" x 3.5". Of carved wood which is nicely stained a deep cherry color, the Beatles' teeth and the guitar strings painted white. There is a maker's sticker on the verso citing German origin, however much of the text is indistinct. In overall Excellent condition with a nice aged patina, and with two of the Beatles having slight facial wear that can easily be restored. Includes a reproduced clipping from a 1960s German publication showing a picture of a young girl holding a like guitar. From the Uwe Blaschke Beatles Collection.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2015
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 20
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