1966 GretschCountry Gentleman – Black
Check out this incredible 1966 Gretsch Country Gentleman in its factory original Black finish! This guitar is extremely rare in this color – we’ve only ever seen two. It is tailored with thumbprint or “Neoclassical” Pearloid fingerboard inlays, gold hardware, and a “Chet Atkins Country Gentleman” pickguard. It also features a Bigsby vibrato, a roller bridge, and a double mute. There is a normal amount of binding rot on this guitar, almost none on the body and mostly concentrated on the neck. There is also a bit of finish separation up the back of the neck, and some standard finish checking around the body.
Overall Condition: 8, expected fragile binding, weather checking
- Finish Details: Factory Black, Original, Great Condition, finish checking and some fragile binding
- Body Material: Maple Laminate
- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Fretboard Material: Ebony
- Neck Profile: Medium C
- Weight: 8 lbs 14 oz
- Scale Length: 24-1/2"
- Pickup Readings: N: 4.06K B: 4.21K
- Electronics: Original, Untouched
- Hardware: Original, Good Condition, Very little patina and wear
- Nut Width: 1-5/8"
- Includes: Original Gretsch Hardshell Case
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