Gretsch Electro II 6193 (Country Club) hollow body electric guitar, made in USA, circa 1953, ser. no. 1xxx2; Finish: natural, various blemishes, checking and other wear; Fretboard: rosewood, minor wear; Frets: some wear but still playable; Electrics: working; Hardware: generally good, typical loss to gold plating; Case: period Gretsch case, white exterior with black leather tooling; Other: some binding repairs; Weight: 2.96 kg; Overall condition: good

*The serial number dates this guitar to 1954 according to guides, however the “Synchromatic” head suggests a date of no later than 1953

*Sold with CITES A10 certificate no. 591173/01

Estimate £1200 – 1800 (Buyers Premium of 24% inclusive of VAT @20%)

Sold for £2600