Lot #7365
Johnny Ramone Personally Gifted 'Mark-2' Signature Model Guitar

A musical gift from the Ramones guitarist
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Estimate: $4000+


A musical gift from the Ramones guitarist

Teal-bodied Japanese Mosrite Mark II-style Johnny Ramone signature right-handed electric guitar, personally gifted by Johnny Ramone to a close friend. Includes an ALS addressed to "Brandon," signed "Johnny," one page, 5.5 x 8.5, no date, "From the Desk of Johnny Ramone" letterhead, in full: "I bought this guitar for you for your birthday and I want you to have it. Don't worry there is no payback. Whether we are friends again one day or never speak again, I just want you to have a nice birthday present. Despite what has been said, written or done in anger in the past we will always care about you." Also includes the original hardshell Ramones guitar case. In fine condition. Accompanied by a photo of Ramone and the recipient, as well as a certificate of authenticity signed by Ramone. Also accompanied by a detailed letter of authenticity from Chris Lamy, an expert in Ramones equipment and a personal friend of Johnny Ramone. Supported by rock solid provenance, this handsome guitar epitomizes the well-known generosity and iconic punk rock flair of Johnny Ramone.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Marvels Of Modern Music
  • Dates: #494 - Ended March 01, 2017