Vintage Gretsch Guitars

Anyone know the year of my Guitar? 6120 Chet Atkins Hollowbody/Nash…

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Anyone know the year of my Guitar? 6120 Chet Atkins Hollowbody/Nashville Ser# 861068

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With Gretsch instruments, the serial number alone is not enough, since Gretsch used several serial number schemes over the years.

A full clear photo showing features is the biggest help.

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Since there's no such thing as a 6-digit sequential serial number in the Gretsch system this one must be a date-coded number, and it would translate to August of 1966, the 1068th guitar off the line that month.


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