ESP ANGEL SWORD #serial unknown

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Photos from online auction Feb 2010


Japanese e-bay seller "gtrqlti-iamb"

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This is one of a limited production run (around 10?) ESP custom guitars made to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Japanese rock band The Alfee. It has a Steinberger style bridge with tuners. Single humbucking pickup, marked Takamizawa custom. Carved bird/angel shaped body. Headless bolt-on neck is shaped to look like a sword, and has a locking nut. An inscription in the sword handle reads "20th Anniversary. The Alfee. Since 1972 - '93".

Offered for sale on ebay for $4999, auction ended on February 28th 2010 with no bidders.