The rumor of Beatles doesn't disappear with years. John Lennon's long-lost acoustic Gibson J-160E was sold for $2.41 million. This instrument used in recording of Please Please Me and With the Beatles Lps. Lennon purchased the Gibson at Rushworth’s Music House in Liverpool in September 1962 for £161. The guitar, which was lost for over 40 years, sold for three times its $800,000 estimate to an unspecified buyer who asked to remain anonymous.