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1958 Gretsch 6196 Country Club

$12,495.00
Year
1958
Manufacturer
Gretsch
Model
6196 Country Club
Color
Condition
Excellent
Description
This very unusual Country Club is an amazing find in the Vintage Gretsch World, its an all original example from the late 50’s of a 1 of a kind Club model it is Cadillac Green livery, in fact its the cleanest original we have seen in over 20 years, equipped from the factory sit a pair of killer sounding factory Filter’tron pickups that were placed close together as on a Stereo-phonic equipped models used on these Clubs & Falcons by special order only, yet has its original mono electronics in place, perhaps a prototype for that Stereo model, its Ebony fingerboard is unplayed & its frets are perfect, its Grover Imperial Tuners still hold tune nicely, its Gold lucite pickgard & pickup surrounds are near mint, its Roller Bridge & gold “G” knobs is still in place, its all-gold hardware is quite clean, this is the 1st one like it we have ever hear of & one of the finest all original Gretsch guitars in the World, absolutely exceptional in all respects, comes with its matching gray telex hard case.

1958 Gretsch 6196 Country Club

$12,495.00

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Description

This very unusual Country Club is an amazing find in the Vintage Gretsch World, its an all original example from the late 50’s of a 1 of a kind Club model it is Cadillac Green livery, in fact its the cleanest original we have seen in over 20 years, equipped from the factory sit a pair of killer sounding factory Filter’tron pickups that were placed close together as on a Stereo-phonic equipped models used on these Clubs & Falcons by special order only, yet has its original mono electronics in place, perhaps a prototype for that Stereo model, its Ebony fingerboard is unplayed & its frets are perfect, its Grover Imperial Tuners still hold tune nicely, its Gold lucite pickgard & pickup surrounds are near mint, its Roller Bridge & gold “G” knobs is still in place, its all-gold hardware is quite clean, this is the 1st one like it we have ever hear of & one of the finest all original Gretsch guitars in the World, absolutely exceptional in all respects, comes with its matching gray telex hard case.