This Yamaha YBH301M marching baritone is in mint condition and has 98%+ original lacquer with almost no player wear across the entire horn. There is some slight bell lip pull down on the bottom edge of the bell and on the top edge. It has some very minor dings in the bell flair out towards the edge that are the size of the tip of a pencil. There are a couple of incredibly small dings in the back of the bow moving down towards the bottom of the body and in the front of the body. Please see pictures for details. The second valve casing reads “Yamaha YBH301M Made in Japan”. The serial number is “487037” and the bell reads “Yamaha Established in 1887”. The case is in very good used condition and it comes with a good used Yamaha 48L mouthpiece. Yamaha marching baritones are one of the most popular marching baritones. They play open, have great action on the valves, and an excellent sound with great projection for the field or parades.
Instrument Condition: The overall physical condition of this used instrument is excellent.
Playing Condition: This instrument is currently in excellent playing condition.
The Finish: It has approximately 98%+ of the lacquered finish.
Player Wear: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Valve Condition: All the valves are in good working condition and all of the tuning slides are loose.
Lead Pipe Condition: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Back Bell Bow Condition: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
The Bell: Minor dents and minor evidence of bell edge damage.
Bell Diameter Approximately: 10 inches.
Bore Size: .571″
The Mouthpiece: A good used Yamaha 48L mouthpiece is included.
The Case: Good used condition (general wear with some edge wear and visible surface scratches).
Engraving: Yamaha Established in 1887 (on the bell) Yamaha YBH301M Made in Japan (on the second valve casing) Yamaha Japan 48L (on the mouthpiece).
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