Gretsch-GEAR Archtop Acoustics 240 American Orchestra Tenor

1938 Gretsch 240: 5595

Owned by
kc_eddie_b
Body style
Hollowbody (no cutaway)
Color(s)
Black-Red sunburst
Fretboard
Rosewood with Dot inlays
Nut
Unknown
Pickups
None
Tuners
Unknown
Bridge
Rosewood with rosewood adjustable saddle
Tailpiece
Gretsch trapeze
Unusual factory features

This is a model 240 tenor (4-string). The tuners are the reverse banjo style (sealed) machines. The finish is what the Gretsch catalogs of the day refer to as a "violin finish" (sort of a tri-burst).

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5 years ago Last modified 2015-07-05 14:37:16

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