This Buffet American Model silver trumpet is in excellent condition. It has 98%+ of the original silver plating. There is an extremely small spot on the bottom valve cap for the second valve where the silver plating has been worn away. There is some very light player wear throughout the horn that you really have to look for to see. Please see pictures for details. The serial number is “692002”. The engraving is beautiful and reads “Buffet American Model”. “Germany” is engraved on the mouthpiece receiver. This trumpet comes in the original Buffet case which is in good condition. No mouthpiece is included. This is a fantastic player! It has a beautiful tone and plays very well in tune.
Instrument Condition: The overall physical condition of this used instrument is excellent.
Playing Condition: This instrument is currently in excellent playing condition.
The Finish: It has approximately 98%+ of the silver finish.
Player Wear: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Valve Condition: All the valves are in good working condition and all of the tuning slides are loose.
Valve Triggers: It has both first valve and third valve triggers that are in good working condition.
Lead Pipe Condition: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Back Bell Bow Condition: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
The Bell: No dents or evidence of bell edge damage.
Bell Diameter Approximately: 4 3/4 inches.
The Mouthpiece: No mouthpiece is included, or other accessories.
The Stand: If pictured, not included.
The Case: Good used condition (general wear with some edge wear and visible surface scratches).
Engraving: Buffet American Model (on the bell) Germany (on the mouthpiece receiver).
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