the #1 feature of this particular example, aside from the great tone, is that the binding hasn't rotted out. That alone puts it in a rarefied class of its own. Take it from somebody who has owned three 1960's Gretsches, it's very hard to find one with good binding.
Only two things aren't original:
The neck pickup is a TV Jones. The bridge pickup is a Seymour Duncan Psyclone
The bridge is a Gretsch re-issue.
$400 pro-refet (with bell bronze frets) and set-up for this sale. ... more