Gold Standard Auctions Plugs Into HiBid For Live New York Guitar Collection Sale

March 1, 2023

Auctioneer: Gold Standard Auctions
Prebidding Open: Now Through March 4th, 2023
Auction Type: Live

The dynamic online auction platform will play host to the New York Guitar Collection Auction live sale on March 4th starting at 10 a.m. CST. Conducted by Dallas-based Gold Standard Auctions, the sale is sure to generate major interest among guitar collectors, players, and enthusiasts around the world on sale’s day, as more than 200 lots of vintage and modern acoustic and electric guitars, ukuleles, and bass instruments are available. Pre-bids can be placed through 9:59 a.m. CST on sale day.

This dazzling 2007 Gibson J-185 is one of 202 acoustic and electric stringed instruments for sale.

Instruments from makers in Brazil, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, the U.S., Vietnam, and other countries are included in the wide-ranging collection. Aficionados will find a tantalizing array of archtops, flat tops, cutaways, jumbo, teardrop, thinline, and other styles. Classical, dreadnought, flamenco, Hawaiian, orchestra concert, and parlor guitars are all represented. Whether it’s an aesthetically stunning sunburst acoustic like the Epiphone Hummingbird or an iconic electric like the Gibson SG, the collection contains rare, sentimental, and valuable guitars from historic brands like D’Angelico, Fender, Gretsch, Hofner, Martin, Oscar Teller, Ovation, and Vox.

This semi-hallow body Fender Wildwood I comes complete with a Hagstrom vibrato tailpiece and a whammy bar.

Among the highlights of the auction is a vintage 1968 Fender Telecaster with a blonde solid body and white pick guard. The Tele, known for its distinct “twangy” tone, is being sold with a hard case. Bidders will also find a 1967 Fender Wildwood I electric with gorgeous natural wood grain body and whammy bar. Collectors will also want to turn their attention to the Gibson ES-355 for sale. With its semi-hallow body, dual pickups, and four individual volume and tone controls, the legendary 22-fret electric is known for its vibrant tone and capability to accommodate many playing styles.

The Gibson ES-355 semi-hollow body thinline is one of the most revered and coveted electric guitars among collectors.

You can view the complete Gold Standard Auctions sale catalog on All lots have a 15% buyer premium, and Gold Standard Auctions will handle all shipping arrangements. hosts thousands of lots for auction covering musical instruments, gear, cases, cords, accessories, and much more. The auction platform also lists antiques, coins, fine jewelry, real estate, vehicles, tools, toys, and much more.

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