This Ludwig Jazz Festival 5 x 14 sparkling silver pearl wood snare drum is in very good condition. The sparkling silver pearl finish has light general wear with uniform aging if it has any at all. The interior of the drum has a whitewash finish. It has a 1960’s Keystone badge that is damaged. As you can see in pictures the top half is torn off. The muffler works well with a good felt. Both hoops have light general wear and could use a little polish. It comes in a good used condition plastic Ludwig clamshell case. No stand is included.
Badge Type: Keystone.
Badge Condition: Damaged – the top half is torn off. It is the serial number style Keystone Ludwig from the early 1960’s.
Material/Finish: Laminate over wood. It has uniformly aged just slightly if at all.
Wood Shell Condition: Very light general wear with a whitewash interior.
Snare Throw: P83 snare throw that works well.
Snare Wires: Original with some minor oxidation.
Muffler: Functions well with good felt.
Heads: Good used condition – the bottom head has a couple of dimples.
Lugs: 8 Bowtie lugs. We do not guarantee that all lug screws are original.
Hoop Condition: Light general wear. They could use some light polish.
Player Wear: Light general wear (possible light surface scratches).
Case: A good used condition plastic Ludwig clamshell case is included.
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.
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