25th Anniversary Dutch Auction

Celebrating 25 years, each month in 2018 will feature an auction for a new Williams guitar.

October 2018

This month's auction features a new tui model with New Zealand taraire back and sides. The reserve price for this instrument is set at $8000 and the auction expires at the end of October. Please see below for more details and photos of the instrument.

Kiwi model

Tui Model

Retail US$11,220


  • Soundboard: Waingarara kauri
  • Back/Sides: NZ taraire
  • Neck: NZ totara
  • Binding: Macassar ebony
  • Rosette: Ancient kauri mosaic
  • Bevel on top
  • Burl purfling
  • Hoffee Carbon Fibre Case

October Auction



Dutch Auction Rules

  • Place bid via the BID link above.
  • Auction price will decrease each day until the auction is won, or until price reaches the reserve at the end of the month.
  • The first bid will win the auction at the bid price when the bid is sent.
  • Payment to be made in full within 14 days of winning bid.
  • Price includes shipping. Duty and/or sales tax is the responsibilty of the purchaser.
  • Any questions should be directed to Laurie by email at