Vintage Gems from Christie's Guitar Auction
1968 Gallagher "Ol' Hoss" G-50 Wartrace
The Gallagher guitar known as "Ol' Hoss" was used by legendary bluegrass musician Arthel Lane "Doc" Watson. The guitar comes with a Doc Watson engraved leather strap, case, and "Ballads from Deep Gap" Doc & Merle Watson LP. It was used by Watson on the recording sessions for the 1972 LP "Will the Circle Be Unbroken" and resided in the Country Music Hall of Fame until the sale. Estimated $6,000–$8,000.