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24 Nov 2023

Eric Clapton's "The Fool" guitar becomes one of the most expensive ever at auction

One of Eric Clapton's renowned guitars, known as 'The Fool', was auctioned off for $1.27 million (£1.03 million) making it one of the most expensive guitars ever sold. The 1964 custom-painted psychedelic Gibson SG was featured in the 'Played, Worn and Torn' music auction event at Nashville's Hard Rock Café. The guitar is a symbolic emblem of the 1967 Summer of Love. [Source](https://www.nme.com/news/music/eric-clapton-guitar-becomes-one-of-the-most-expensive-guitars-sold-3544572)

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