Bach trumpet serial number dating
As well, the brochure link at the top gives a 1939 copyrighted brochure showing the Blessing-clone type horns which may or may not be a clue.
But since the dates on these seem to be all over the board, we are removing the dates unless verified by the owner.
The LTR 500S was a specific brand and model exclusively manufactured for Music and Arts.
50 Bach “Liberty By Bach” Model LTR-500S Bb Trumpet. As found on the respected Trumpet Master site: From Conn-Selmer Customer service in response to an owners question: “The Liberty Bach LTR 500S you purchased from Music and Arts. 50 Bach Stradivarius Model 37, #530275 (EARLY-MID 2000-2005) Polished silver plate, serviced; excellent Pre-Strike model; good reputation. In the same style of the famous Dizzy Gillespie trumpets, these are real collector's items! Clean trumpet, fully serviced, some dent work done and done well; plays very well. 0 (Normally 00 and change) King model 2055T Silver Flair 462" Bore, 4-7/8" Seamless Bell, Monel istons, Thumb "Saddle" (Thumb Hook, no trigger mechanism), Silver- plated. Serial #30695 (2004) Identified through direct contact with the company as a "1600 model with WB on the lead pipe", like a "WB" model. Easy blowing and agile, this trumpet features a lightweight yellow brass bell carefully balanced with a special mouthpipe and medium large bore." Priced fairly at 50.00Olds Studio, #339742 (1959) Fullerton, CA; Most of lacquer is missing, not dents or dings; serviced, great valve action; my repairman loves this horn!
Good price on this 00.00Bach Stradivarius Model 37, #428729 (1994) Very clean lacquered model, serviced; excellent Pre-Strike model; from the 1990’s great reputation.
50Bach Stradivarius Model 37, Serial #229790 (1983) Very clean example of the classic 37. Solid, clean pre-strike Elkhart model from the late -70's.
#359931 (1990-1991) Lacquered model, original lacquer, around 85% lacquer remaining. Serviced; no dents or dings; some repair work done on 3rd valve casing.
These W German versions may have a very large bore .472"...