This is a vintage Selmer Paris 1947 Super Balanced Action tenor sax, serial number 34495. Comes with None original Neck , These early SBA tenors are tremendous free blowing players Sax , Plays like butter! The body of the saxophone is in solid condition with history of past dent and solder repair. Its bottom bow and bow cap are both in good shape. The bow cap has never been seriously dented or pushed in and it has never been removed from the sax.
All of the post and post ribbing work is in nice condition. A few of the key guard feet on lower bell keys have been re-soldered in the past. The low Eb tone hole has also been repaired in the past. Its bell flare has seen some repair in the past and is currently showing some cracking near the center of the flare.
The last owner of this saxophone had a small brass patch added next to the thumb rest. This type of patch is good for comfort and to persevered the condition of the brass in the area next to the rest that is in constant contact!The item "1947' Selmer Super Balance Action SBA Tenor Sax New Kangaroo Pads & Set Up" is in sale since Saturday, December 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones". The seller is "geartechpro" and is located in Reseda, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.