Beatles LP Sgt Pepper Original MINT 1967 UK 1st Press MONO - rare vinyl collector item


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Beatles LP - Sgt Pepper - Original MINT- 1967 UK 1st Press MONO !!!

Beatles LP  Sgt Pepper  Original MINT 1967 UK 1st Press MONO
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Auction Details:
Code ID
#10487
Ebay Item #
221845317108
Sold Price
$639.97
Bids
14
Auction End date
16 Aug 2015
Seller Location
Altrincham

Item Description


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The Beatles – Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band. Genuine UK 1st mono pressingon the black yellow Parlophone label with 'Sold in UK..' text and KT tax code. Dating to the initial release date of1stJune 1967.Catalogue number PMC 7027
Aninvestment grade copy with outstanding audio.
It is worth noting that the original MONO version of Pepper, as heard on this UK 1st pressing, is the only version that was supervised and overseen by all four Beatles. The stereo version and all subsequent re-mastered versions including later mono versions are not. This original Mono version of Pepper is The Beatles as The Beatles intended.
Matrix numbers: XEX 637-1 & XEX 638-1

Stamper codes: 3/LL (early stampers) & 1/GRR (First Mother)
Please check out the pictures and read on for further details:-

CONDITION

Disc

Visual: EXC+to MINT-

A superb copy and so difficult to find an unbanded UK 1st mono issue in such wonderful condition. The vinyl appears MINT in strong daylight on close and prolonged inspection under a halogen desk light there are whispy sleeve removal marks and the occasional light surface mark which depending on how the record is angled appears and disappears. There are some fine micro marks in the run out on side two, these have been caused in production when the vinyl was pressed and do not encroach on to the playing area. There are no marks on the vinyl which could in any way be described as scratches or effect the aesthetic of the record when viewed in normal conditions. The vinyl lies 100% flat on the turntable.

Labels: EXC+to MINT-

Both labels are completely unworn with evidence of only light spindle trails. The KT tax code is visible on side two. There is no writing or personalization to either label.

Audio:MINT-

A fabulous audiophile copy which is very difficult to fault. There is no groovewear or distortion to any of the music signals. The run-in to Sgt Pepper is quiet as is the run-in toWith a Little Help from My friendsandA Day in the Life,evenShe’s Leaving Homeis free from any unwanted surface noise. Incredibly rare to get an audio of this perfection on an original mono UK 1stpressing.
Cover

EXC+to MINT-

A superb original 1st issue patents pending Garrod & Lofthouse cover dating to the original release date of June 1967. The cover appears fresh and retains all of its original high gloss laminate which is completely unworn. There is only one small thumbnail to the front panel which is only visible on close inspection. The sleeve crackles as new when opened and the interior gatefold is in MINT condition. The rear panel is virtually flawless and once again the high gloss laminate is completely unworn. The writing on the spine is fully legible. An impressive cover and great to handle in such stunning unworn condition. Now becoming very rare in this condition.

Inner-sleeveMINT-

Original psychedelic inner in fresh outstanding condition.

Cardboard cut-out MINT

Original and untouched


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In the unlikely event that you are not happy with your purchase then I offer a no quibble refund. Buyer to pay return postage.

This record has been strictly and conservativelygraded to ‘UK RECORD COLLECTOR' standards.
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