Oct 21, Today their serial number guides are not only accepted, but relied upon in the vintage drum community. Yes, my password is: From the set it looks like a clean but the serial numbers don't match. The particular items I record are:
I don't own any Gretsch, but I'm sure this will be an invaluable resource for the community.
Gretsch Serial Number Dating Guide
Bill Gretsch dies from illness. Back inmember gsw started a thread on DFO in which he kept a log of serial numbers for Gretsch drums. Apr 19, 4. I don't own any Gretsch, but I'm sure this will be an invaluable resource for the community. If you just want an answer in order to sell the drum on eBay or Craigslist, I suggest that you just provide pictures of the drums, paper labels, badges and other information in your listing and let your buyer determine how old it is. The dating guide was written to provide tools to assist the drum owner to figure it out for themselves.