This Yamaha YTS-61 tenor saxophone is in very good condition with 80-85% of the original lacquer. There is light player wear across the instrument. The bottom thumb rest has been pushed in slightly at the top of the brace. There is evidence of dent removal below the top thumb rest on the body of the horn. The bell has had repair done around the lip of the bell. Please see the photos for more details. The serial number is “4269”. Above the serial number is engraved “Yamaha YTS-61” below the serial number. The engraving on the bell is crisp and beautiful and reads “Yamaha Japan”. This tenor saxophone comes with the original Yamaha neck that is in good condition and has no evidence of pulldown. There are a couple of minor dings in the neck one on the side and the other on the town towards the neck tenon. Please see pictures for details. It comes with a good used replacement ProTec case. No mouthpiece is included.
Instrument Condition: The overall physical condition of this used instrument is very good.
Playing Condition: This instrument is currently in excellent playing condition.
The Finish: It has approximately 80-85% of the lacquered finish.
Player Wear: Light general wear (possible surface scratches and/or minor dents/dings).
The Bell: Almost n dents and dings and minor bell edge damage.
The Bow: Almost no dents in the bottom bow or bow guard.
Pad Condition: The pads are in very good used condition.
Resonator Type: Plastic resonators.
The Neck: The neck has approximately 85-90% of the finish remaining with light general wear (possible surface scratches and/or minor dents/dings).
The Mouthpiece: No mouthpiece, ligature, or accessories are included.
The Case: Good used condition (General wear with some edge wear and visible surface scratches).
Engraving: Yamaha Japan (with the tuning fork logo in the purple logo style on the bell) Yamaha tuning fork logo (on the body brace and octave key) Yamaha YTS-61 (above the serial number).
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