This Cleveland 3 valve Eb bell front alto horn is in very good condition with 80-85% of the lacquered finish remaining. The second valve felt for the top valve cap is mis-matched red to the other two green felts. There are a few dents and dings in the horn all of which are extremely minor. There is some oxidation on the bell tenon ring on the backside of the horn. Please see pictures. The serial number is “107721” making this a vintage 1960-1965 horn. The engraving on the bell reads “Cleveland The H.N. White Co. Cleveland Ohio”. No case and no mouthpiece are included. The valves are nice and smooth with quick action. The horn has a really powerful King sound with a big bold presence.
Instrument Condition: The overall physical condition of this used instrument is very good.
Playing Condition: This instrument is currently in very good to excellent playing condition.
The Finish: It has approximately 80-85% of the lacquered finish.
Player Wear: Light general wear (possible surface scratches and/or minor dents/dings).
Valve Condition: All the valves are in good working condition and all of the tuning slides are loose.
Lead Pipe Condition: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Outside Body Bow Condition: Light general wear (possible surface scratches and/or minor dents/dings).
The Bell: Minor dents and dings and no evidence of bell edge damage.
The Bottom Bow: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Bell Diameter Approximately: 8 inches.
The Mouthpiece: No mouthpiece is included, or other accessories.
The Case: No case is included.
Engraving: Cleveland The H.N. White Co. Cleveland Ohio (on the bell).
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