1932-Concert Harpe model restored by Lukas Milani-Serial Number 279
Serial No: 279
More information on page 59 of Grigg Miner’s Book:
Restored in 2012 by Lukas Milani (illustrated here)
Slideshow of the restoration on Youtube:
and subsequently offered for sale via www.vintageandrare.com.
According to the sale listing, this guitar was originally a gift from Maccaferri himself to the highly esteemed French pastry chef P.J. Franchiolo, father of the present vendor.
“This historically important guitar was a gift to my father by Maccaferri when they lived in Paris and where friends. My father was a famous pastry chef in the world (P.J.Franchiolo). The guitar was restored by master luthier Lukas Milani the work lasted 5 months. American Luthier Lukas Milani is sure that the guitar was the one who used to play by Maccaferri.
Serious inquiries only. Guitar is located in Italy. Local pickup can be arranged. “