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2,420.00 GBP
(3,429.37 USD)
10.00 GBP
01 Feb 2018
22 Jan 2018
29 bids
United Kingdom
The Beatles
United Kingdom
Pop & Beat: 1960s
The Beatles
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**SATISFACTION GUARANTEED: We offer a **COMPLETE MONEY BACK GUARANTEE** in the unlikely event that the winning bidder is not entirely Delighted with their purchase** **WE SHIP WORLDWIDE** THE BEATLES, PLEASE PLEASE ME, 1963 ORIGINAL PARLOPHONE DEMONSTRATION 45 SINGLE. Catalogue No. 45-R 4983.
This is a very rare, authentic and original 1963 Red 'A' Parlophone Record Label Demonstration Issue for The Beatles second UK Single Release, Please Please Me b/w Ask Me Why first released on the 11th January 1963 and comes in its original Top Pop Rush Release Bag
Side 1 matrix and stampers, 7XCE 17217-1 N & MPT 2 O. Side 2 matrix and stampers, 7XCE 17218-1 N & MPT 2 G G.
There is also a clearly visible embossed MT Tax Code stamped on the centre of the side 2 record label. MT Tax Coding was introduced on the 1st January 1963 and used until the end of June 1963 when KT Tax Coding was introduced on the 1st July 1963.
The demo single plays with an 8/10 sound quality. On playback there were no clicks, pops, skips and very little background noise with a powerful sound quality from both sides.
Both record labels are in Excellent Plus condition with just a few play signs around the centre of each label and all text is clear without any fading or hand writing.
With the exception of light surface hairline scratches the demo 45 is in superb Excellent condition without any deep feel-able scratches.
The Top Pop Rush Release Bag is in Very Good condition, the bag has a seam split completely down one side and a 2" split on the other side.
A true Beatles rarity and in great condition too.
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