Selmer Depose Series 9 Wood Eb Soprano Clarinet 1962 Serial #S7508

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A great vintage clarinet in excellent condition that plays great.


This Selmer Depose Series 9 Eb soprano wood clarinet is in excellent condition. It has just come back from the shop where it was completely gone over. All of the corks and pads are in very good condition and the key plating is 95% original with little if any player wear. The wood is in beautiful condition without any cracks, repairs, or major scratches. Engraved on the bell is “Henri Selmer Pairs” (in laurel leaves) “Sole Agents U.S. & Can Selmer New-York Elkhart” on the front of the bell.  On the back of the bell engraved is “Made in France”. Engraved on the barrel is “Henri Selmer Paris” in laurel leaves.  Engraved at the bottom of the body is “Series 9” and at the top of the body is “Depose” followed by “Henri Selmer Paris” in laurel leaves and “France”. The serial number is “S7508” making this a vintage 1962 horn. No mouthpiece is included. It comes in the original Selmer case in good used condition. This clarinet is an excellent player with tremendous overtones and a super warm rounded sound.

Additional Information:
Instrument Condition: The overall physical condition of this used instrument is excellent.
Playing Condition: This instrument is currently in excellent playing condition.
The Key Plating: Approximately 95%+ of the original key plating remains.
The Body: The body is wood.
Condition of the Tenons: Very light general wear.
Player Wear: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
The Bell: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
The Barrel: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Pad Condition: The pads are in good used condition.
The Mouthpiece: No mouthpiece or accessories are included.
The Stand: Not included.
The Case: Good used condition (General wear with some edge wear and visible surface scratches).
Engraving: Henri Selmer Paris Sole Agents U.S. & Can Selmer New-York Elkhart Made in France (on the bell) Series 9 (at the bottom of the body) Depose Henri Selmer Paris France (on the top of the body) Henri Selmer Paris (on the barrel).
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Additional information

Weight 10 lbs
Dimensions 20 × 13 × 8 in