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Gretsch Country Gentleman

hollow-bodied guitar

Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman description

1971 Country Gent | 1976 Country Gent

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The Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman was a very well respected hollow body electric, first launched in 1957, and continuously available throughout the 1960s and 70s. It naturally varied over the years of production, but was essentially the same all-maple hollow bodied guitar.

Vintage advertisements for the Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122

Electric Guitar advertisements originally published from 1966 onwards. Click on the images for larger copies.
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Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122 - "Gretsch", Says Chet, "Is Where The Authentic Sound Is."

Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122 - "Gretsch", Says Chet, "Is Where The Authentic Sound Is." (1966)
Advert for three Gretsch Chet Atkins models, the 6119 Chet Atkins Tennessean, 6120 Chet Atkins Hollowbody (after 1967, known as the Nashville) and the 6122 Chet Atkins Country Gentlemen

Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122 - Chet Atkins says:

Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122 - Chet Atkins says: 'this shape means sucess!' (1966)
Mid sixties grestch advertisement
Success comes in many shapes. But the shape that has taken the music world by storm ... is the shape of Chet Atkins' famous Grets...

Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122 - When you call a guitar a name it better be good

Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122 - When you call a guitar a name it better be good (1969)
The Chet Atkins endorsed Gretsch models, The Country Gentleman, Nashville, and Tennessean

Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122 - Give Your Sound the Professional Edge

Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122 - Give Your Sound the Professional Edge (1972)
1972 Gretsch advertisement for three Gretsch semi-acoustic electric guitars: the Country Gentleman, Nashville and Tennesean

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Gretsch Country Gentleman guitars for sale


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VINTAGE 1956 GRETSCH 6120 CHET ATKINS HOLLOWBODY GUITAR

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1965 Gretsch 6120, Western Orange, Double cutaway Chet Atkins model (#GRE0242)

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1962 Gretsch 6120 Chet Atkins Nashville Model Hollowbody Guitar W/Case S/N 49403

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VINTAGE 1964 GRETSCH 6122 COUNTRY GENTLEMAN WALNUT W/ORIG CASE FREE US SHIPPING!

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Gretsch 1964 Chet Atkins Nashville 6120 100% Stock Orange Stain

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1963 Gretsch 6070 Country Gent. Bass w/End Pin w/Orig. Gig Bag Marty Bell Finish

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VINTAGE 1964 GRETSCH CHET ATKINS COUNTRY GENTLEMAN MODEL 6122 - WALNUT FINISH

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Gretsch Chet Atkins 6120-1959LTV: Nitro-lacquer Finish w/EXTRA'S!!

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Gretsch G6120DC Chet Atkins Nashville Double Cutaway Electric Guitar (Pre-Owned)

Current price: £1995.00
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Gretsch G6122-1959 Chet Atkins Country Gentleman - Ebony board - Walnut Stain

Current price: £1989.91
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Gretsch Guitars G6122-1959 Chet Atkins Country Gentleman Electric Guitar Walnut

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1959 Gretsch 6119 Chet Atkins Tennessean Vintage Red

Current price: £1956.75
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Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman guitar from 1976 in very nice condition

Current price: £1950.00
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Gretsch G6122-12 Chet Atkins Country Gentleman® Guitar New

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Gretsch G6120DC Chet Atkins Double Cutaway Hollow Body - Orange Stain

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Gretsch G6122-1959 Chet Atkins Country Gentleman Walnut Stain Electric Guitar

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Gretsch 7655 Chet Atkins Tennessean 1976, Bigsby, Cherry, Case, EC

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