Harmony Rocket H53 1960s Red Burst

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $250$550

Harmony was at one point the largest manufacturer of guitars in the world. As a result, it's not especially difficult to find Harmony and Harmony-built guitars on the market. Of all Harmony models, Harmony hollowbodies tend to be the most sought-after by collectors. The H53 was released as part of the Rocket series in 1959 with one pickup. This model originally had sunburst finish which was later switched to red. 

Years of Production: 
1959 - 1967

Body Style: Single cutaway hollowbody

Design Elements: Two pickups, four control knobs, three-way pickup selector, dot inlays, trapeze tailpiece

Notable Harmony Players: Dan Auerbach, Wayne Coyne 


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