GRETSCH | COUNTRY GENTLEMAN

Gretsch Country Gentleman

hollow-bodied guitar

Model: Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman
Pickups:
Scale: "
Body: maple body, simulated f-hole. Real f-hole from 1972
Neck: maple neck 22 fret bound ebony board
Hardware: gold

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.

Electric guitar advertisements originally published from 1965 onwards. Click on the images for larger copies. Check out other vintage Gretsch advertisements

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

Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122 - Chet Atkins says: 'this shape means sucess!' (1965)
Mid sixties grestch advertisement for the Chet Atkins series of Gretsch guitars, and the Gretsch Country Gentleman in particular. This ad ran fom very late 1964 right through to 1966, and refers to...
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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
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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
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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

When you're serious about your Sound,you treat it right. And yo...
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Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122 - The Country Gentleman

Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman PX 6122 - The Country Gentleman (1979)
This is the guitar for the serious musician. Designed and played by Chet Atkins, the Country Gentleman has been welcomed in concert halls throughout the world and has gained the distinction accorde...
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Gretsch Country Gent for sale

Vintage Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman Walnut 1964

BROOKFIELD, WISCONSIN, 53005, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2499

Vintage Gretsch Chet Atkins Country Gentleman Walnut 1964 PLEASE CONTACT US WITH ANY QUESTIONS OR FOR AN IN-HAND DESCRIPTION What Makes This Guitar Special: There's just no faking a great vintage vibe and sound. A reissue is never going to give you the character, classic tone, and feel you will immediately connect with the moment you get your hands on this guitar. The Bigsby functions effortlessly and is synonymous with so many styles of playing. The hardware, pickups, and faux F holes offer an ... more

Gretsch 6122-1958 Country Classic (Country Gentleman)

GREENVILLE, RHODE ISLAND, 02828, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1699

Offered here is a 1996 (pre-FMIC) Gretsch 6122-1958 Country Classic, a re-issue of the 1958 Country Gentleman model, in excellent condition. Beautiful walnut stain finish is nearly perfect, with the only notable issue being a couple of 3” long checks on the bass side rim. Gold hardware is bright and clean, showing just a little wear on the bass side of the bridge and one corner of the bridge pickup. The 24 6” scale neck, with 1&11 / 16” nut width, is one of the most comfortable I’ve ever... more

1967 Gretsch 6122 Country Gentleman

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA, 33327, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2495

WE ARE FLORIDA'S OLDEST VINTAGE GUITAR SHOP ! 1967 Gretsch 6122 Country Gentleman!! Very cool & affordable Gent that has the vibe & feel of that Harrison Gent, nice Walnut stained finish, bound ebony fingerboard has Thumb Print inlays & nice frets, 2 Filter’tron pickups, clean Lucite pickgard & pickup surrounds, single flip-mute system, Grover Imperial tuners added a la 1963, nice bar bridge & V cutout Bigsby vibrato, clean original back pad, made in May 1967, in need of some body binding ... more

Gretsch G6122T Vintage Select 1962 Country Gentleman

LOUISVILLE, COLORADO, 80027, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2999

Made famous by The Beatles’ George Harrison, the 1962 Country Gentleman is the sound of rock ‘n’ roll. The G6122T-62 Vintage Select Edition 62 Chet Atkins® Country Gentleman® Hollow Body with Bigsby® has the unmistakable sound and style that marked the beginning of a musical invasion. Sonically, this guitar is ready to tear it up with flexible tone that fits any musical situation. A pair of TV Jones® Classic pickups responds to every pick stroke or strum with refined, articulate tone. ... more

1972 Gretsch Country Gentleman - Model 7670

TARZANA, CALIFORNIA, 91356, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2300

Selling a used 1972 Gretsch Country Gentleman - Model 7670. This guitar is in excellent shape given it's age and looks like it may have only been a 1 owner guitar prior to me buying it. The body is in amazing condition with only light checking around the headstock neck joint. You'll notice the F holes are real unlike some other Country Gentlemans where the F holes were painted on. I've included as many detailed photos as I could including a few dings on the edges of the headstock, and the ... more

Gretsch Country Gentleman 1967 Guitar With Vintage Cowboy Case.

EVANSVILLE, INDIANA, 47711, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2250

Here is an original 1967 Gretsch Country Gentleman, All original electronics, Straight neck, good intonation. Great finish, hardware has a lot of gold plating still. Mute pad in good shape. It has been a great joy owning and playing this guitar for several years. Its time to pass it on to the next player. It is to nice a guitar to stay in a case in a closet. The Cowboy case is a Gretsch original just not to this year. I didn't get the grey case with it, when I found the guitar. Still a very nice... more

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