This is a Slingerland 12 x 14 Sparkling Red Pearl Wood Marching Snare Drum 1970’s Serial #452407.
Including a very good condition drum key holder on the side.
Badge Type: Black and Silver Niles Oval.
Badge Condition: Excellent. It is sitting slightly off center and we were unable to spin it to be straight.
Material/Finish: Laminate over wood. The seam has come up slightly but the laminate is in really nice shape.
Wood Shell Condition: Very light general wear.
Snare Throw: Zoomatic Snare throw and it works well.
Snare Wires: Not Original.
Muffler: No muffler on this model. Someone did put a strip of felt across the top as a muffler (see pictures).
Heads: Good used condition. The batter head has some tape residue left on it.
Lugs: 8 Point 16 Sound King lugs. We do not guarantee that all lug screws are original.
Hoop Condition (Wear/Pitting/Flaking or Rust): Stick saver hoops with light general wear.
Player Wear: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Inside the drum someone people wrote their names and dates on the inside of the shell – This has an original cymbal mount and other hardware attached. The cymbal mount has some plating that was shaved off on one side and some slight wear under on the bottom side (see pics).
*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.