(Used) King Zephyr Special Tenor Sax circa.1937
Around 1937 King introduced the 'Zephyr Special' to their range which featured improved key-work and a solid silver neck, widely regarded as the forefather to the Super 20.
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Incredible physical condition for an instrument of this age
It's likely that it's a factory re-lacquer, which is 100% present
Great playing condition, fully serviced
Solid sterling silver crook
Full pearls, slight chip on the alt F# but barely noticeable
Serial number 209***
This horn really does put the 'Special' in 'Zephyr Special', it is one of the most stunning looking and sounding horns we've ever had. A true museum piece that actually plays like a monster! I doubt we'll see another like this.