Vintage advertisements; 13 adverts covering a period of 18 years, from 1961 to 1979. Click the images to have a closer look.
Theres only one thing as comfortable as the back of this guitar
Gretsch Chet Atkins Hollowbody / Nashville PX 6120 - 1963
"Gretsch", Says Chet, "Is Where The Authentic Sound Is."
Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122 - 1966
Listen Closely to this Page and Hear what a Gretsch Flat Top Guitar Sounds Like
Gretsch Flat tops - 1969
Guitar makers have advertised in music magazines such as Down Beat, Guitar Player and very many more. Some manufacturers advertised widely (Guild, Gibson, Fender) but many more didn't and adverts are few and far between. Here are some of my favourite ads out of the ones i've seen. You can browse through all the images from the category links above, or by manufacturer from the links below.
US ebay listings
RARE Ovation Eclipse 1235-5 VINTAGE Storm Series, Gretsch Look and Sound
Current price: $499.00
Time left: 6d 3h 51m
BO DIDDLEY VINTAGE RARE Gretsch MINI DIDDLEY Guitar RED W/ ORIGINAL GIGBAG
Current price: $950.00
Time left: 18d 17h 50m
Vintage 1961 Gretsch Guitars Catalog! Rare, Original Paperwork! White Falcon!
Current price: $119.99
Time left: 10d 17h 18m
1958 Gretsch Silver Jet 58 PAF Filtertron Vintage Rare
Current price: $11500.00
Time left: 2h 42m
GRETSCH VINTAGE 1959 DUO JET, PLAYER'S GUITAR, RARE, TONEFUL, WITH OHSC
Current price: $4700.00
Time left: 24d 12h 9m
Gretsch Chet Atkins Tennessean 6119 Electric Guitar 1965 sound Vintage Rare Used
Current price: $4000.00
Time left: 14d 15h 5m
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