This seller refurbished guitar is like new except for cosmetics. The finish is cracked on the bottom edge, part of the serial number is removed by the refurb co. (see close-up pics) and is stamped used on the back of the headstock. Otherwise very clean and plays very nice.
No nonsense, Electromatic hollow body guitars are the perfect real, pure and powerful Gretsch instruments. They’re your next-step Gretsch—bold, dynamic and articulate, and crafted with essential Gretsch sound, style and playability. Profoundly stylish, the G5422TG offers full hollow-body build and true Filter’Tron voice in the opulent Gretsch white-and-gold aesthetic. Like all Electromatic guitars, it delivers the fearless and electrifying authenticity that has set Gretsch apart as the quintessential rock ‘n’ roll guitars from the very beginning. It’s the sound of honor itself—play proud.
Premium features include: Dual “Black Top” Filter’tron humbucking pickups Gold hardware Versatile upgraded controls including master volume treble-bleed circuit Oversized bound F holes and aged multi-ply body binding Smaller late-’50s G6120 bound headstock Graph Tech NuBone nut Pearloid “Hump-Block” fingerboard inlays Gold Bigsby B60 vibrato tailpiece