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Is there such a thing as a Conn without the Mercedes-Benz key cover, an underslung low Bb key for the left pinky, a g# trill key, no micro-tuner on the neck, keyed to F, with no front F key? How about with a gold-washed bell and bare brass?
 

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possible rare find?

Ezekiel338 said:
Is there such a thing as a Conn without the Mercedes-Benz key cover, an underslung low Bb key for the left pinky, a g# trill key, no micro-tuner on the neck, keyed to F, with no front F key? How about with a gold-washed bell and bare brass?
It sounds like the rare F mezzo-alto/mezzo-soprano. I could easily be wrong, but that is the only F saxophone I've heard of and is pretty rare at that too.
 

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I think he means keyed TO high F, not keyed IN F. the Mezzo actually looks like a 50s 6M for the most part.
 

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some col conn curved sopranos (wonder series) had no merc badge key guard and the 28m constellation didn't either,
 

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sop's never had the merc badge guard but a picture or description of the serial stamp area will sort this one out
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It has a serial number of 3800 and no markings whatsoever. It also has pulled tone holes, but they are not rolled. The reason I feel it might be a Conn is that the pinky key setup is identical to what is shown on the Wonder Improved model, straight bar G# key, but the Bb is moved underneath the C# and B.
 
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