Stromberg Master 400 Archtop Guitar, c. 1940, serial no. 503, labeled Made By/Chas. A. Stromberg & Son/40 HANOVER ST., BOSTON, MASS./This instrument is guaranteed/for a life-time to original pur-/chaser if used properly. #503., with original hardshell case.
Provenance: The estate of J. Geils; formerly the collection of "Ranger Doug" Green.
Literature: Vintage Guitar, December 2004, illustrated; Vintage Guitar, December 2009, illustrated.
Sold for $16,605.