C G CONN 4 valve Euphonium Silver color
This brass is no longer for sale (sold on 2008-07-26)
Price : US $127.50
Up for sale is a euphonium that was made by CG Conn. By checking the serial number (163137) on various sites I was able to find out that it was made in 1918. It has 4 valves and is silver or sterling silver in color. I didnt take the best care of it when I was younger so it need some refurbishing.
pic 2 shows some discoloring on the bell and all over the horn in general.
pic 3 shows how one of the struts is loose
pic 4 shows a missing spit valve ( which I still have, it is in the case, as well as the spring that goes with it)
pic 5 shows the missing thumb loop
pic 6 shows the bottom of the horn, where it got dented at some point, and the thin reinforcing piece that runs along the bottom come loose. I tried to solder it fast and then I put tape over it to hold it down, resulting in some discoloration.
pic 7 shows some discoloration inside the bell
pic 8 shows some of the engraving on the bell
pic 9 shows the serial number 163137 on the 2nd valve tube
pic 10 and 11 show the case which is included in this sale
I am doing my best to show the defects involved with this horn, and I think I have brought all of the major ones to your attention. This horn is being sold as is.
the valves work just fine and it is still playable. If anyone looks at this listing and has any other info about the horn that I was not able to find out, I w
This brass is sold (sold on 2008-07-26)
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