10-14-2007 10-14-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2380 Boston
October 14, 2007 12:00PMCalender
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American Guitar, Gretsch Manufacturing Company, Brooklyn, c. 1950, Synchromatic

$3,525$3,000
Auction: Musical Instruments - 2380 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 14, 2007 12:00PM

Description:

American Guitar, Gretsch Manufacturing Company, Brooklyn, c. 1950, Synchromatic labeled THE FRED GRETSCH MFG CO, 60 BROADWAY, BROOKLYN 11 NY, MODEL 160 6028, SERIAL NO J339, MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MAKERS SINCE 1883, the headstock with GRETSCH and SYNCHROMATIC pearl inlay, length of back 20 3/4 in., width of lower bout 17 1/16 in., with later case.

Provenance: Collection of George Benson
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Gretsch Manufacturing Company, SYNCHROMATIC, THE FRED GRETSCH MFG CO, FRED, George Benson