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hd72
User ID: 7580153
Jul 5th 10:03 AM
I need help identifing an alto sax labeled on the bel SAXMASTER serial number 4949 and on the collar where the neck fits is engraved :
"Germany
USSR
Occupied"
It has rolled tone holes and a very elrobrate bell engraving.

Any info appreciated!
izzybob
User ID: 0464054
Sep 15th 12:19 AM
holy ****, you have a sax from occupied east germany. IF you live in the US or any wester nation, you are a lucky man. That sax was created sometime during the cold war. The same type of enginereing brilance that created the jet is at work here. I hope you find more info.