Gretsch-GEAR Anniversary models 6117 “Double” Anniversary

1959 Gretsch 6117: 311XX

Owned by
GGJaguar
Body style
Single Cutaway Hollowbody
Color(s)
Sunburst
Fretboard
Rosewood with Neo-Classic (thumbnail) inlays
Nut
Delrin/Synthetic Bone
Pickups
'58-60 "Patent Applied For" FilterTron
Tuners
Waverly
Bridge
Space Control
Tailpiece
G-Cutout
Modifications

Space Control bridge and G-tailpiece replaced with a small, compensated bar bridge and Bigsby B-6, respectively.

Unusual factory features

Trestle bracing

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1 month ago Last modified 2017-10-25 15:57:59

This guitar weighs a ton, probably due to the trestle bracing.

nice looking old Annie. I have a ‘59 Single Annie. 1959 is an era when they made good guitars. enjoy your old Annie, trestle bracing and all.

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