The finish is original and completely intact (100% finishing). The instrument has not been altered or modified from its original condition. A real rarity to find this kind of vintage saxophone in this condition.
As might be expected, the instrument has some slight signs of wear, totally consistent with its age and. The careful use it has received and these do not detract from its pleasing appearance. You know what needs to be done. All the pads need to be replaced. Some of the keys might need new springs.The instrument will need some cleaning and regulation. Marked:'' Masspacher Paris, 39 pass. Du Grand Cerf'' (A store address in Paris). Date of manufacture: 1930's. Keyed range: low Bb, F altissimo. Neck: has the micro tuner. Original vintage case good condition, odorless.
The intonation on the complete range is perfect. Table, baffle and rails in excellent condition. You can see on the pictures there are some changes in the color.
Variation in colour intensity including discolouration. Tip opening: 3/ 0,050 inch. Bite plate: no deep teeth marks (see photo).
With cap and one screw ligature. The ligature does not have pressure plate.Here you will find the great number of useful information. About saxophone''Rene Guenot Paris''. I'm a professional musicians and check all saxophone before I send. Saxophone is described accurately, making note of any cosmetic flaws or defect. If you have any questions or concerns about a saxophone, please ask.
The saxophone in the pictures is the saxophone you will receive. There are plenty of pictures provided to accurately show the cosmetic condition of the saxophone.
I will gladly answer any questions to the best of my knowledge. All reasonable offers will be accepted! Of course it will be packed very well for the transit.
Check out the pictures and ask any questions. I will send you more pictures if you will need. The item "Vintage Alto Saxophone Rene Guenot Paris Original Case Lelandais Mouthpiece" is in sale since Monday, May 7, 2018. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones". The seller is "saravaikut" and is located in Kaunas.
This item can be shipped worldwide.