Pawn Stars Snag Mary Ford and Les Paul's Gibson SG

01/25/2012
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(Gibson) The Pawn Stars were lucky enough to pick up a piece of music history on a recent episode of the reality series.

Mary Ford's nephew came into the shop to deal a cream, 1961 Gibson SG that once belonged to the singer and, of course, her famous ex-husband Les Paul.

The Huffington Post reports that Ford's nephew also brought a bunch of documents to confirm the guitar's authenticity as well as Les's famously unenthusiastic response to the SG. After standing firm on his asking price (reminding the buyers, "You're getting history here"), the guitar sold for $90,000. more on this story

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