Who owns George Harrison's Lucy these days?

OBX351

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I am watching The Beatles Get Back and Lucy been in the first episode a lot. Does anyone know who owns Lucy now?
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Wasn’t it stolen, and then repurchased by Harrison in the late 80’s early 90’s?

The bloke he bought it from was pretty unreasonable from what I read.
 

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Wasn’t it stolen, and then repurchased by Harrison in the late 80’s early 90’s?

The bloke he bought it from was pretty unreasonable from what I read.

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In 1973 Lucy was one of the items stolen in a burglary at Harrison's home in Beverly Hills. The thief or an intermediary sold it at Whalin's Sound City[5] on Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood; owner George Whalin promptly resold it (in violation of the statutory 30-day waiting period) to Miguel Ochoa, a musician from Guadalajara, Mexico. When the red guitar appeared on a police stolen-property bulletin Whalin called Ochoa's contact number, his friend Mark Havey; this began a lengthy negotiation which resulted, ultimately, in Harrison via Havey trading Ochoa a sunburst Les Paul and a Fender Precision Bass for the return of Lucy. Harrison later referred to the incident as a "kidnapping"; he kept Lucy until his death in 2001. In 2014, the History Channel show Brad Meltzer's Lost History featured this story.
 

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I understood that Clapton bought it for Harrison ... kind of a consolation prize for ex appropriating Harrison's wife
 

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I’m late to this party by decades but I took a pic of Lucy’s switch tip for posterity

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