1961 Gretsch Anniversary Hollowbody Electric Guitar



Fair Condition. SN: 43055
This is a non-original – but stage modified Gretsch. Maple body and neck with rosewood fingerboard. Gretsch logo inlaid at top of peghead, with metal plaque installed at factory for the diamond anniversary model. Tuners have been changed to Kluson closed back with metal buttons. Thumbnail pearl inlay position markers. Recent professional fret job and fingerboard milling. Neck is very nice and straight.
Electronics have been modified. Original neck pickup has been replaced with T.V. Jones Gretsch  pickup and a Gibson humbucker has been added for the bridge pickup. Aluminum adjustable bridge. Bigsby tailpiece recently installed. Original sunburst finish with lots of flaking and finish checking.
Plays fine and is a stage-ready guitar.