Gretsch-GEAR Archtop Acoustics 6050 New Yorker

1958 Gretsch 6050: 28703

Owned by
unknown
Body style
Hollowbody (no cutaway)
Color(s)
Sunburst
Fretboard
Rosewood with Dot inlays
Nut
Bone
Pickups
None
Tuners
Grover
Bridge
Rosewood with rosewood adjustable saddle
Tailpiece
Gretsch trapeze
Modifications

None

Unusual factory features

None. Still has original 1958 Gretsch "OK Card" signed by Dan Duffy.

Added to Gretsch-GEAR
6 years ago Last modified 2014-07-11 10:02:05

Owned by Allen Haynes of Murfreesboro TN, added to database by Tartan Phantom. The story goes that this guitar was purchased by the original owner in the Kalamazoo, Michigan area in 1958. The original owner bought it as a first guitar with the intention of learning to play. When the original owner passed away in 2012, the guitar was found underneath a bed, in it's case-- where it had laid for many years. The guitar was obtained by a relative who worked for a Nashville radio station. The relative then ...

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