The Beatles Second Album UK 1965 EXPORT Parlophone LP CPCS 103 - rare vinyl collector item


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The Beatles - Second Album - UK 1965 *EXPORT* Parlophone LP CPCS 103

The Beatles  Second Album  UK 1965 EXPORT Parlophone LP CPCS 103
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Auction Details:
Code ID
#8405
Ebay Item #
261726795619
Sold Price
$1212.56
Bids
18
Auction End date
18 Jan 2015
Seller Location
Linz

Item Description


THE BEATLES - 'THE BEATLES' SECOND ALBUM'
This EXPORT edition of their 2nd Capitol LP was pressed in the UK in late-1965 on the yellow & black Parlophone label: CPCS 103


Both labels have 'Gramophone Co..' rims and there is an 'MT' purchase tax code on the side 2 label.


Matrix numbers: YEEX 110-A9 & YEEX 111-A9

Earliest possible stamper codes: 1/G & 1/G

Vinyl weight: 166g


Housed in a front laminated, tri-flipback 'Garrod & Lofthouse' printed cover, with original rice-paper lined inner-sleeve.


CONDITION

Disc

Labels: EXCELLENT

Both are bright & clean with some light, well-aimed spindle trails around each unworn centre hole.

Visual: EXCELLENT -

Clean, deep-gloss playing surfaces which bear no significant surface marks in strong daylight. Closer examination beneath my unforgiving halogen desk lamp reveals some harmless wispy paper hairlines consistent with inner-sleeve contact/removal, but nothing I would call a scratch.

Sound Quality: EXCELLENT

This little played copy sound clean and unworn throughout with nothing more than a touch of low-level vinyl background between tracks.


Cover: EXCELLENT -

A clean & fully intact example displaying light handling and storagewear but no major faults.


The front panel retains an unworn high-gloss laminated bearing only a single tiny' thumbnail' wrinkle towards its opening edge.


There is some wear to the upper corners but nothing of any significance to either opening edge.

The rear panel is clean & white and free from any writing or missing paper.


Both seams are smooth & unstressed and the spine is unworn and fully worded.

Inner-sleeve: EXCELLENT


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