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Also, the facebook name in the FB link to his profile is Alfonso Jimenez Herrero (https://www.facebook.com/alfonso.jimenezherrero.5). It is possible this is his actual real name, and that the person showing up on the bank account name is a friend or relative. "Alfonso De Vitoria" shows up as Alfonso Jimenez Herrero on this badoo profile: https://badoo.com/es/0387214869/p2430313 - it is clearly the same person based on the photo.
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I feel sorry for you. What a bad new year surprise.
Anyway, I'll be very curious to see some pictures of this "old" lady.
Unfortunately Stradivarius was a terrible painter and Rembrandt made lousy violins.
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I'm just pointing out the difficulties. I've no idea about the morals or the law regarding this particular guitar.
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If that would be a buy from a business, then you would have 14 days after delivery to cancel the contract (info in spanish here: http://cecu.es/especiales/14dias.pdf)
As I understand, this is a buy from a private person, so here spanish law says your rights are unfortunately not protected by consumer law (so, no right to cancel within 14 days), but at least your rights are protected by the civil code.
That means that you can still cancel the contract if the good does not correspond to what was announced, or you can get a compensation for hidden defects. In order to get this, you need to go to a tribunal. You have 6 months to proceed, counting as of delivery day (see here, in spanish: http://www.cyzabogados.com/compra-venta ... ticulares/)
I understand that going to a tribunal in particular if you are a foreigner (possibly not speaking spanish) is not the most appealing road to consider. However, there are intermediate actions that you can take before that, which might solve you problem. One easy thing to start with would be to have a lawyer sending an official letter to the seller asking for the devolution of the money (against the devolution of the guitar), and stating that in case of refusal a court proceedings will start.
Knowing that you have good chances to win the court case, which is gonna cost to the seller, the seller might think about it and offer some form of settlement. A possible settlement would be that he sends you another guitar with some real value, that he already has in his possession, which could help you making up your loss.
There are plenty of online lawyers companies in spain, i have used one and this company was working well and cheap. This will however likely cost you some money (say something between 100 and 400 euros, assuming a rate of 50 euro an hour). Another option would be simply to write the letter yourself in spanish and send it to the seller, with a deadline to comply to. In the absence of reaction, then you would need to contact a lawyer firm and they would take care of the procedure (which is likely not gonna cost you as much as you fear, and probably much less than what you paid for the guitar).
That is for the legal road. Then you might also try other non legal options. I understand that the seller seems to be interested in guitars, and is actually quite knowledgable. So, very likely he is connected to many guitar buyers, sellers and players, and you can try to identify members of his network one by one, explain your story and ask if there are ways they could help you. He might get to hear about your attempts, and if you end up contacting someone he cares about (for instance because he has a business relation with the person), he might not like the negative publicity and offer you some settlement. You could of course also target other social networks, like the spanish version of delcamp.
These are just a few hints, just to say that you are not completely powerless. I am happy to help with the spanish if this is one obstacle for you. Hope this is helpful.
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The current advertising clearly states that the seller is not sure about the provenance and authenticity of the guitar.
Maybe it's a good idea to update this post when you will have some news.
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Easier to use the search function with the words Vitoria Alava or Alfonso.
Unfortunately for the last 2 years a couple of well known dealers have been constantly monitoring the site to buy (and resell ) whatever interesting but this is a different matter.
Coming back to this 3D, I suppose the buyer gave back the guitar and the seller is selling it again through the same website. if this is the case, it's kind of sad.
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