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    1964 Gretsch 6120 Chet Atkins Orange Semi-Hollow Body Electric Guitar, Serial #70329.
    Good looking and original 1964 Gretsch Chet Atkins 6120 model. Earlier 1964 with Horseshoe headstock inlay. Normal checking and some dings, chips and scuffs. The pickguard is cracked at the screw mount and the end of the pickguard is broken off near the neck mount. The foam on the mute is deteriorated and will need to be replaced. Electronics are original and working but the stand-by switch is not working. Missing several screws to the back access panel. Shows minimal wear to the original frets and no rutting of the fingerboard. Binding on heel cap is slightly deteriorated but not severe. Binding overall is in good shape with the exception of some minor spots. The nut is replaced with a Gibson-style nylon nut. 7.4lbs. Original hard case included. Condition: Good.
    From the Estate of John Ferriter. Los Angeles, California.


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    November
    15th Sunday 10:50 am CT
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    November
    15th Sunday
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