Not only does the instrument feature in the Don´t Look Back In Anger promo video, amongst others, but it is also thought to have been one of the main guitars used by Noel during the (What´s The Story) Morning Glory? album sessions.
At the time of writing, the price for this piece of Britpop history was a mere $4000, with a grand total of zero bids and less than 48 hours remaining auction time. Should this prove to be the real thing, then we´d regard it as a decent investment worth stashing under the bed until the next Britpop revival.
Verve guitarist Nick McCabe´s 1979 Stratocaster - seen here being given a serious workout at 1993´s Glastonbury festival - also sold recently on Ebay for around £1200. Who knows what other Britpop artefact will appear on the auction site next? Jarvis Cocker´s glasses? Rick Witter´s mic stand? Menswear's career?
If you have a cool £3.9 million floating around, then there´s always Wheeler End Studios in Buckinghamshire, UK. Formerly leased by Noel Gallagher and used by Oasis, the residential studio went up for sale in January 2008.
We´ve pooled our collective funds at MusicRadar and managed to collect £6.38, an unused train ticket and a couple of plectrums...