Big bucks for Dy­lan gui­tar:

Orlando Sentinel - - PEOPLE & ARTS -

A gui­tar played by Bob Dy­lan at con­certs in the 1970s has sold at auc­tion for nearly $400,000.

Her­itage Auc­tions in Dal­las says a buyer re­quest­ing anonymity paid $396,500 Satur­day for the singer-song­writer’s 1963 Martin D-28 acous­tic gui­tar. The com­pany says Dy­lan played it through his set at Ge­orge Harrison’s Con­cert for Bangladesh in New York City in 1971 and on a tour from Oc­to­ber 1975 to May 1976.

The gui­tar was sold by Larry Cragg, Dy­lan’s gui­tar re­pair­man. The orig­i­nal 1977 pur­chase re­ceipt, in­cluded in the of­fer­ing, shows Cragg bought the gui­tar from Dy­lan for $500.

Nov. 14 birthdays: Bri­tain’s Prince Charles is 69. Ac­tor Pa­trick War­bur­ton is 53. Ac­tress-co­me­dian Vanessa Bayer is 36.

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