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1959 Ludwig 9×13 Tom in Sparkling Blue Pearl

For sale is a Vintage 1959 Ludwig 9×13 Tom in Sparkling Blue Pearl in great players shape. Shell is in-round with original factory edges. No mods, issues or extra holes. Sparkling Blue Pearl wrap is tight but has some minimal fading, scuffs and scratches. Chrome hardware is in good shape. One hoop is chrome over brass, the other is chrome over steel. Features the more rare Ludwig transition badge and red date stamp of FEB 2 1959. Missing the felt on the muffler. Could use a good cleaning and detailing. Overall a beautiful 13 orphan to complete a set!

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1960s Sonor 14.5×16 Floor Tom in Sparkling Turquoise

For sale is an eye-catching Vintage 1960s Sonor 14.5×16 Floor Tom in Sparkling Turquoise in excellent players shape. Shell is in-round with very nice original factory edges. No mods, issues or extra holes. Sparkling Turquoise wrap is tight but has some minimal fading and spotting. Chrome hardware is in great shape. Could use a good detailing. Missing legs otherwise complete and totally original. Overall a beautiful 16 orphan to complete a set!

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1967 Ludwig 13 Inch Tom in Blue Sparkle

For sale is a Vintage 1967 Ludwig 13 Inch Tom in Blue Sparkle in great players shape. Three ply shell is in-round with nice original factory edges and interior paint. No mods, issues or extra holes. Blue Sparkle wrap is tight but has some minimal scuffs. Chrome hardware is in good shape. Chrome over steel hoops. Black date stamp of JAN XX 1967 present. Keystone badge with serial of 565398. Overall a nice 13 to add to or complete a set!

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1957 WFL 5.5×14 Buddy Rich Model Super Classic Snare Drum

For sale is a very nice Vintage 1957 WFL 5.5×14 Buddy Rich Model Super Classic Snare Drum in White Marine Pearl in excellent players shape. Three ply shell is in-round with nice original factory edges. No mods, issues or extra holes. White Marine Pearl wrap is tight and glossy with minimum fade. Chrome hardware is in great shape. Top post-factory hoop has stamped R and is chrome over steel. Bottom hoop is chrome over brass and has a good deal of wear and scuffs as shown. Red date stamp of JUL 30 1957 present. Overall a superb looking and incredible sounding iconic snare!

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Vintage 1960s Gretsch Round Badge 13/16/22 Drum Set in Champagne Sparkle

For sale is a beautiful Vintage 1960s Gretsch Round Badge 13/16/22 Drum Set in Champagne Sparkle in good players shape. Shells are in good condition and in-round with original factory edges. 22 interior was painted a blue then white at some point, with a little overspray on the edges as shown. 13 tom has a handful of interior edge chips as shown, but does not affect sound. Champagne Sparkle wrap is tight and glossy with scuffs here and there. Corner patch of wrap as shown near one bass drum seam. 16 has two extra holes that are plugged as shown. 22 has 2 extra holes from rail being moved at one point, as well as 2 additional holes from a Gretsch diamond plate mount as shown. Bass drum hoop inlays not original. Chrome hardware in decent shape with some wear in spots. Chrome over brass hoops on toms. Original paper tag present in 16 only as shown. Needs new heads – heads on 13 and 16 a slightly snug fit, heads on 22 very, very tight and will require slighty oversized heads – this is common with Gretsch drums from this era. Not a perfect kit but a great looking players kit for a great deal!

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1920s Leedy Multi-Model 4×14 Snare Drum

For sale is a superb Vintage 1920s Leedy Multi-Model 4×14 Snare Drum in excellent shape. Nickel over brass shell is in-round with minimal dings and scratches. No mods, issues or extra holes. Hardware is in great shape. Everything appears original besides the snare wire cord and one slotted tension rod. Just a beautiful sounding snare in spectacular shape for being 100 years old!

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1960s Whitehall 12/14/20 Drum Set in Tigers Eye Pearl

For sale is a very cool Vintage 1960s Whitehall 12/14/20 Drum Set in Tigers Eye Pearl in good players shape. Shells are in-round with original factory edges. Some wear on the wrap but tight and glossy. Chrome hardware is in decent shape with oxidation present. Overall a neat MIJ (Made In Japan) set in a very cool wrap!

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1957 WFL 5.5×14 Supreme Concert Snare Drum in Mahogany

For sale is a nice Vintage 1957 WFL 5.5×14 Supreme Concert Snare Drum in Mahogany in great players shape. Three ply shell is in-round with original factory edges. No mods, issues or extra holes. Scuffs in the finish as shown. Nickel hardware is in good shape. Nickel over brass hoops. Red date stamp of SEP 21 1957 present. Overall a great looking and sounding snare!

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Vintage 1945-49 K Zildjian Istanbul 20″ Cymbal

For sale is an incredible Vintage 1945-49 K Zildjian Istanbul 20″ Cymbal. Weighs in at approximately 1890g. Features the Old Stamp IIa from between 1945-1949 as well as bottom of bell signature. Some good wear and patina present. Larger patch of oxidation on one edge as shown. Very small (about 1/8″ wide or so) bump towards edge as shown. No keyholing or issues – overall great condition. This is the real deal here, folks!

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1952-53 Leedy & Ludwig Nite Club Outfit Drum Set in Black Diamond Pearl

For sale is an absolutely beautiful Vintage 1952-53 Leedy & Ludwig Nite Club Outfit 13/16/24 Drum Set in Black Diamond Pearl with matching 6.5×14 Broadway snare drum in excellent shape. Shells are in great condition and in-round with nice original factory edges and original white interiors. Black Diamond Pearl wrap is tight and glossy with minimal wear. Chrome hardware in good shape with some oxidation in spots. Chrome over brass hoops. Bass drum cymbal arm mounts appear stripped and are missing the wingscrews. Snare has replacement throw knob. Bottom floor tom hoop clips and tension rods are not original. Original calf heads on bass drum and floor tom. 13 tom features Ludwig Play On Plastic heads date stamped SEP 1959. 13 shell date stamp of 5211 (November of 1952), 16 and 24 shells date stamps of 5308 (August of 1953). No date stamp present in snare. Snare stand not included. A head-turner of a kit with that superb Leedy & Ludwig tone!

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