Gretsch-GEAR Archtop Acoustics

25 American Orchestra Twenty-Five

Eras
  • The jazz years: 1930s-1953
First registered year
1933
Last registered year
1938
Wood
Maple with Spruce top

The relatively inexpensive model 25 held up the bottom of the pre-war Gretsch line-up. The "auditorium special"-sized 25 featured a carved spruce top, maple body, three-ply binding and a non-adjustable ebony bridge.

Two examples are in the Gretsch-GEAR database.

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