Johnny Ramone’s personally-owned and -used red 1965 Mosrite Ventures V1 guitar, signed on the body in black felt tip, “Best wishes, Johnny Ramone, 5/22/90.” The six-string guitar features several modifications Ramone made to make the guitar fit his sound and style, the most significant being the replacement of the tremolo system with a stop bar tailpiece and installation of a DiMarzio FS-1 bridge pickup, as well as a tortoiseshell pickguard. Includes the original hardshell case. In very good condition, with various nicks and dings to body, and several areas of duct tape residue from Johnny’s guitar strap. Accompanied by full letters of authenticity from Roger Epperson/REAL and PSA/DNA.
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