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Gretsch Model 30 archtop from 1953.


The model 30 is a 16inch body archtop first issued in 1939 for the price of USD30.


It has a spruce carved top with maple arched back and sides.

The top is decorated with "mother of pearl" binding and neck has dot markers with rosewood fingerboard. Neck joins body at 14th fret.


It has a beautiful two tone sunburst and it is equipped with Thomastick spectrum bronze strings.


Comes with original hardcase bearing the name of previous owner from Florida


Only default is a repaired and stable crack under the pickguard along the f hole


Serial : 7216

Case : original unbranded case

1953 Gretsch Model 30

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