This Ludwig Supraphonic 5 x 14 brass snare drum is in very good condition. The brass finish has light general wear with typical age wear to the brass. There is a very small ding in the panel with the muffler. It has a pre-serial number Keystone badge that is in very good condition. The muffler works well with a good felt. Both hoops have light general wear and the top hoop has some evidence of stick markings. The imperial lugs have the start of some extremely light pitting. It comes in a good used Ludwig plastic clan shell case. No stand is included.
Badge Type: Pre-serial Number Keystone Badge Early 1960 – 1963.
Badge Condition: Very good.
Material/Finish: Brass. There is typical age wear to the brass.
Metal Shell Condition: Light general wear. There a very small ding in the panel with the muffler.
Snare Throw: The P 83 snare throw works well.
Snare Wires: Original.
Muffler: Functions well with good felt.
Heads: Good used condition.
Lugs: 10 Imperial lugs. We do not guarantee that all lug screws are original. Some of the lugs have the start of some extremely light pitting.
Hoop Condition: Light general wear. There are some evidence of stick marking in the top hoop.
Player Wear: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Case: A good used Ludwig plastic clam shell 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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