Antique Moennig Brothers Bassoon for parts /restoration
This woodwind is no longer for sale (sold on 2010-01-09)
Price : US $229.50
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ANTIQUE MOENNIG BROTHERS BASSOON FOR PARTS OR RESTORATION
For auction is an antique Moennig Brothers Bassoon for parts or restoration. It is not in playable condition and is being sold AS IS with no warranty.
This Bassoon has nickel plated keys with key work up to high C. We think that it has been refinished. The finish is red-brown in color. Each of the tenon bands have ''S.D.#1'' etched into them.
The bell is marked, ''Moennig Bros. Artist Model, 6981.'' The bell ring is intact with no breaks. There is slight wear to the plating on the bell key. There is a crack in the bell socket that extends into the bell. It measures 78mm from the opening of the socket into the bell.
The long joint is missing 50% of the plating on the keys.There is a small split on both the large and small tenons of the long joint. The tenons on the long joint are original. There are no metal caps or bands on the long joint tenons. There are no rollers on the Eb or Db keys. This joint is missing the D key guard. There are two holes in the side of the long joint. This is evidence that there was once a body lock installed on this instrument.
The wing joint has been refinished with the rest of the instrument, but there are two dings just above the left hand finger holes. There are two holes on the wing joint that
This woodwind is sold (sold on 2010-01-09)
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