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Alto Saxophone, C.G. Conn 6M Transitional, 1931

Auction:
2955B
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2955B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 05, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Alto Saxophone, C.G. Conn 6M Transitional, 1931, serial no. 245808, the bell engraved with art deco motif and naked lady, with Conn mouthpiece, and case.
Estimate $400-600

The neck is definitely a different color. It has a similar texture to most of the horn (almost like a brushed matte), but it is definitely more silver.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Alto saxophone, C melody saxophone, C.G. Conn, Chu Berry, Mouthpiece, Saxophones, Woodwind instruments

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