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Overview

The Anniversary was released in celebration of Gretsch's 75th anniversary in 1958. Originally sporting a Filter 'Tron pickup, the model switched to a Hi-lo 'Tron in 1960. 

Years of Production: 
1958 - 1980

Body Style: Archtop hollowbody, single cutaway

Wood Composition: 
Maple body, Maple top, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements: F-holes, Bigsby tremolo tailpiece, single-bound top and back, G tailpiece, pearl thumbprint inlay

Notable Gretsch Players: Brian Setzer, Eddie Cochran, Duane Eddy, George 

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • 6118 Double Anniversary
Finish
  • Sunburst
Year
  • 1959
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