Eighty-nine years old and like new. No dents or scratches. I haven’t had a sax in which is more “Museum Quality” than this one. The silver-plate is immaculate everywhere except some wear on the octave lever. All original snap-in (snap-on?) resonators. Comes with original mouthpiece, original ligature, original mouthpiece cap, original lyre (I am guessing), […]
The Lyre Screw is 6-40 The Receiver Tension Screw is 8-32 The Adjustable Thumbhook screw is 10-32
Martin Committee I (Searchlights) Alto Sax.
Any help in verifying if this TENOR SAX is indeed made by Amati? It has a combination G#/C# finger touch on the left hand pinkie plateau. April 13, 2014 – Very similar to this Amati Kraslice Classic Deluxe Alto Sax, listed on eBay, said to be made in Czechoslovakia. Many, many similarities, though the eBay […]
All the keys were extremely grungy. Here’s one “Before” picture: And here is after buffing: Still some pitting and scratches, but ….
This beauty will be going up for sale soon.
Here is a lovely Mark VI Tenor, serial number 65xxx. Aside from the obvious appeal, it has a few features of note: A custom front “F” finger touch. A riser on the LH palm D A little “helper” linkage from the F to F# in the lower stack. This looks like it might be original […]