Gretsch-GEAR Historic series 3110 Synchromatic Archtop

Gretsch 3110: 4446

Owned by
Noel Currie
Body style
Hollowbody (no cutaway)
Color(s)
Natural
Fretboard
Rosewood with Block inlays
Nut
Delrin/Synthetic Bone
Pickups
Unknown
Tuners
Grover
Bridge
Wood compensated
Tailpiece
Chromatic
Modifications

No Pickup. Bout has hole for 1/4" jack fitting. Original pickup would have been attached to strings between tailpiece & bridge.
Grover tuners are not original, based on earlier fitting marks on the back of the peghead.

Unusual factory features

Gretsch label shows Model 115 (rather than 110 or 3110) as appropriate for the blonde (natural) finish.

Added to Gretsch-GEAR
1 year ago Last modified 2017-12-25 00:05:21

Nice condition guitar! This is in fact a 1949 model year Synchromatic model 115 (no such thing as a vintage model 3110). These were produced as an acoustic model, so that input jack is probably an aftermarket addition.

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