Gretsch 5.5 x 14 Jet Black Nitron Wood Snare Drum 1950’s Serial #isi9276


It is very rare to have the Black Nitron finish in such good shape on a 50’s Gretsch Snare drum.

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This Gretsch 5.5 x 14 jet black nitron wood snare drum is in very good condition. The jet black nitron lacquer over wood finish has very light general wear.  It has a Gretsch round badge that is in excellent condition. The muffler functions well with a good felt. The snare throw is a Gretsch micro-sensitive strainer, and it works well. The Streamline lugs in are in very good condition please note one of the lugs to the left of the snare throw has a small dent in it. Both Gretsch cast hoops have very light general wear. There is a very small dent by one of the lug screws on the top hoop to the left of the snare butt. It comes in a good used replacement plastic Premier case. No stand is included.

Additional Information:
Badge Type: Round.
Badge Condition: Excellent.
Material/Finish: Lacquer over wood.
Wood Shell Condition: Very light general wear.
Snare Throw: Gretsch micro-sensitive strainer that works well.
Snare Wires: Not Original.
Muffler: Functions well with good felt.
Heads: Good used condition.
Lugs: 8 Streamline lugs. We do not guarantee that all lug screws are original. There is one lug to the left of the snare throw that has a small dent in it please see pictures.
Hoop Condition: Very light general wear to the Gretsch cast hoops. There is a very small dent by one of the lug screws on the top hoop to the left of the snare butt.
Player Wear: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Case: Good used Premier plastic square case.
The Stand: No stand is included.
*Note: If the serial number begins with “isi” this means we were unable to locate or read the original serial number and therefore it was assigned an automatically generated serial number from our system.
*Note: We do offer private appointments to test our high-end quality instruments, please contact us to schedule an appointment.

Additional information

Weight 25 lbs
Dimensions 22 × 22 × 11 in