I cannot combine shipping and there is no local pickup. Bid with confidence and check out my feedback! The Kanstul-Besson Loyalist. We strive to ship out all items within one business day of receipt of payment. The hon seems in decent shape for its age but does have a small crease in the metal from the music holder. The horn has been re-lacquered and is close to 100% gorgeous, no dents or dings. 96. On Nov-06-12 at 18:05:07 PST. Click on them for a larger view. A: Simply contact us by e-mail. Thanks for Looking and Good Luck. Amado-style water keys added and lyre holder removed. The valves press and return very smoothly. There is at least one other Besson trumpet in existence that had belonged to Mr. Benge. The bore size measured at the 2nd valve slide measures.458-460" or medium large bore. 6. Meha enthusiasts regard this age of build as a post-war era Meha. The case in in very nice shape and this comes with the mouthpiece, key, humes& berg mute and a couple of empty bottle of holton valve oil. If you have questions or opinions feel free to contact me. This is the Vintage Besson England 8-10 Bb Trumpet Project. Outside of case has some tears to the leather and is missing the carrying handle. Kanstul Made Besson and French Besson Trumpets. We WILL hold you to your bid. PLEASE REMEMBER YOUR SATISFACTION IS GUARANTEED WITH US. For your and our safety, if you pay with Paypal we only ship to the confirmed Paypal address(AKA billing address) Let's hope this does not occur. OWNER SINCE THE MID-50'S. 455" bore. PAY WITH PAYPAL FOR IMMEDIATE SHIPPING. Does need some polish. Single water key. This is a no reserve auction for a Antique 1885 Besson"PROTOTYPE" trumpet or Coronet Marked( front top to bottom on horn) Stamped on bell“Patented” 50 MEDALS OF HONOUR” within banner/ monogram FB/ BESSON& CO/ ``Prototype' 198 EUSTON ROAD/ LONDON” star/ England. The serial number on the trumpet is#114920 and using the serial dating method. See Photos) Unless noted in the description any dark. The gig bag(Giardinelli brand) has been cleaned and sanitized no odors to worry about. They are often still used today. Slight bend in the first 2" of tubing where the mouthpiece goes. 3. Please find an excellent condition. MA Established 1979 860-289-3500 336.RcmdId ViewItemDescV4,RlogId p4%60bo7%60jtb9%3Fvo%7B%3Dd70f%2B%3E336-14142f20582-0x105-. BROWN CASE INCLUDED. SMALL BRASS TRUMPET: BESSON& CO. LONDON W.C.2 H.75983, VINTAGE I don't know much about this Trumpet. Payment by Paypal is due within receipt of invoice. The buttons, top caps, and bottom caps all have a nice brushed glow to them. If payment is not received within 5 days of the end of auction. All valves(See Photos) are moving freely and blowing into this trumpet(with a mouthpiece inserted* and depressing the keys does produce sound. We reserve the right to re-list items not paid for after 3 days. The valves work freely and spring back into place with ease. Pistons are fast and compression is good. Sadly, age and health has caught up to me, and I have now stopped playing, which I have done since age 8. The case latches secure the instrument nicely. Rue d'Angoûlème Paris* 66 Hautes Récompenses 6 Grands Prix Hors Concours Membre du Jury" It is written on the second valve: F.Besson breveté 88212" The surprising thing to consider about this Trumpet is so modern its Design quite"fururist" for the time. 376192. I SHIP WORLDWIDE! Valve compression is good, valves are fast, 3rd. DO NOT RETURN THE ITEM BEFORE CONTACTING US. With the medium large bore the horn puts out a wall of sound. So guess what. Up for grabs is a mid 1920's Besson Brevete trumpet. STAMPED MADE IN FRANCE. Thanks for looking. Refurbished by seller, vintage silver plated Besson Meha Bb trumpet with gig bag and vintage LeBlanc Alissi-Vacchiano wah-wah mute. We will be happy to either replace or repair your item, if applicable, or issue you a refund. 2 - Trumpet 3 - Alto 4 - French Horn 5 - Mellophonium 6 - Valve Trombone 7 - Slide Trombone 8 - Baritone - Euphonium 9 - Tuba 10 - Sousapone The remaining four numbers constitute the … It was mine in school and I think it has a really great tone. No returns accepted. Double 3rd valve slide. And ours, we ship everything fully insured. 1. This trumpet has at its base a Mercedes valve block, Mercedes lead pipe(25) main tuning slide and assortment of other Stradivarius slides and parts. SAVE THE EARTH" See other items at: COLLECTIBLES HEIRLOOMS ANTIQUE SALE. We are not permitted to ship to locations differing from your confirmed paypal address or credit card billing address. Happy bidding and Thanks for looking! THANKS! Kaizer C-Series (3000) Standard B Flat Bb Trumpet All New 2020 Model (Gold Lacquer Rose Brass) 4.3 out of 5 stars 63. the serial number is 401000. the trumpet is in overall good condition but is being sold as-is for … There was a bell repair that was performed at some point in time before we acquired this. Selling to make. The horn has been chem cleaned. Normal 0 false false false EN-GB X-NONE X-NONE, Trumpet is in used but not abused condition. This is the perfect piece for a tech or home repair enthusiast. HAS 2 MOUTH PIECES BOTH ARE 7C. Desideratum - Besson's second most expensive model. Paris. Payment must be made within three(3) days of the close of the sale. 5B Mouthpiece 1970’s, Vintage Besson Brevete Trumpet with Faux Alligator Leather case key England, VINTAGE Besson Model *456203* Student TRUMPET, 1920's Vintage Besson & Co Class A Prototype Trumpet, Besson Meha Paris France Silver Plated Bb Trumpet, Gig Bag and Vacchiano Mute, 50 Medals of Honour Besson 2 – 20 Trumpet 465104 1969 FREE SHIPPING, BRASS TRUMPET SMALL BESSON & CO. LONDON W.C.2 H.75983 VINTAGE, Besson Brevete Vintage Raw Brass Bb Trumpet with Case, Karl Fuchs 6 MP, 2 Mutes, Antique 1895 Besson "PROTOTYPE" trumpet or Coronet, Besson Paris Star GrandsPrix Brass Trumpet -Flushed & Serviced! This very Trumpet model was played also by many famous soloists such as Raphael Mendès or Miles Davis. Besson Stratford model 2-20 Trumpet made in England. Made in England. It is stamped"Brevete" It is silver plated and is in really good condition for a trumpet that is close to 65 years old. These F.BESSON trumpets were very modern and in advance taken as a reference to compare with the other models manufactured at that moment. I bought this horn in order to preserve it. Foreign buyers may have to pay more for shipping if it does not ship on the Global Shipping Program. But it appears to be in good condition despite its age. happy bidding! Seller added the following information: On Jan-14-13 at 17:04:29 PST. Which I can provide a link to via messaging if desired, it can easily be identified as a 1924 model. PLEASE NOTE: WE ARE SEASONED SELLERS WITH GREAT WATCHES. Some features indicated it was made before the takeover of Besson by the British in the late 1940s. The bell edge does have 2 flat(bent) spots 1 ½” 1 ¼” and it appears that the little finger hook may have been reattached at some point. Returns accepted within 14 days. If you live outside the United States but have PayPal and a shipping address within the United States and wish to bid on this or any other of our items. Much of the finish has worn off. The bore size measured at the 2nd valve slide is.468" to.470" considered large for this era of MEHA according to my research. The fact that it plays beautifully was a surprising bonus. Plus packing material and time. 3 button slides work. It also has new“O” bumpers to quiet it when pulling the slide back. It is gold plated and while unlikely that the plating is original it was well done with no signs of excessive buffing and all the stamping is sharp and crisp. Q: Do you combine shipping? An unpaid item case will be opened with eBay and the item will be re-listed for sale. I did talk to the man who played this in high school and he graduated in 1971. Please find an unusual but powerful combinaton of 2 excellent brands of trumpets. Tone is spot on, and still the valves and slides work great. 1920's Vintage Besson& Co Class A Prototype Trumpet"Medals of Honor" New Creation" London England Serial Number 123.667(late 1920's. Vtg French Besson Brevete BFSSON & Co. PROTOTYPE Carl Fischer TRUMPET Proteano Serial number is 925xx. THE SILVER PLATE MOUTHPIECE IS NOT MARKED AND IN PRETTY GOOD SHAPE. The keys on the trumpet are completely stuck. The valves move freely. Happy bidding and Thanks for looking! When he died, Madame Besson with her two daughters. NOT SURE. The 4 smaller slides are stuck and I do no want to break them by pulling too hard. Which is stored in a compartment inside the case. I believe the lacquer is original. This is your chance to get your hands on a fine vintage Besson example for the price you want. Trumpet with case old not a musician look at photos as this is the trumpet that you will receive thanks Posted with, Besson 2-20 Trumpet 465104 1969 England Vincent Bach Corp. 5B Mouthpiece 1970’s This auction is for a 50 Medals of Honour Besson 2– 20 Trumpet with a Vincent Bach Corp. 5 B Mouth Piece. PLEASE LOOK AT THE PHOTOS CAREFULLY AS THEY ARE PART OF THE DESCRIPTION AND TELL THE WHOLE STORY. I'm not sure what brand it is but by looking at the case and design of the horn its made like a Horton and that would put it at the year 1909. Historically the horn is the prototype model and was quite a popular horn back in its day. Made in England circa late 1940s/1950 Serial#139XXX Bore: 458" Bell diameter: 4-7/8" All valves and slides move well Pistons are top sprung. No signs of rot and no major dents or dings. Insurance by. There are no dents that I am aware of. ONE IS A BACH. There is not a key with the case. This is a well-worn instrument requiring some skill to play. Besson Trumpet Serial Numbers. time, although he may have used a trumpet with a different bore size. tracking numbers when your item ships We only ship to the address supplied by ebay/ paypal RETURNS: I make every effort to describe the item fully and provide detailed photo's so the buyer will have an accurate description of the item. Review the photos carefully because the photos are included to give an accurate description. The valves are Bach fast and the sound that comes out of that gorgious bell is thunderous. Together this horn rocks. Stamped 50 Medals of Honour Besson London-Paris-New York Made in England AUCTION, INCLUDES: Besson Bass Trumpet and case ONLY as pictured. French made F.Besson Brevete trumpet model 125. Also an interesting article regarding bore sizes, history etc. We have limited knowledge on this item. The horn will be thoroughly hand polished and buffed again before shipping. PAYMENT Please pay within 5 days of winning. However. I will refund excess shipping cost!THE PRICE OF SHIPPING FOR*CANADA& USA* included a tracking number and insurance GOOD LUCK FOR THIS AUCTION! Scuffs and extensive plate loss. THANKS. 7. The instrument was numbered no later than 1895 I think. 1948 French Besson Trumpet Very Nice Condition, 1950's Besson Stratford Trumpet - Made in England, Besson Paris Combination Trumpet / Flugelhorn Case, F. Besson Trumpet Paris - 1947-48 Brevete - Used. If you have any questions or are unclear. Student. CLOCKS, ANTIQUES AND JEWELRY TO SELL. WE WANT YOU FULLY HAPPY WITH YOUR PURCHASE, JUST LET US KNOW HOW TO MAKE YOU HAPPY, FULL REFUNDS ARE NO PROBLEM AS LONG AS WE GET THE ITEM BACK UNDAMAGED( UNLESS NO REFUNDS SPECIFIED) WE ARE VERY HONEST. WE SEEN SOME NAMED BESSON THAT WERE SIMILAR IS WHY THAT'S IN THE HEADING. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Stratford Besson Trumpet For Parts or ART-used and in rough shape-quite a bit of rust-bell has a crease and is bent on the edge-comes with a giardinelli 7c mouthpiece-Picture shows number of unit. VINTAGE F. BESSON BREVETE 96 RUE D'ANGOULEME PARIS TRUMPET& BLACK CASE Welcome to Envy Fashions. Thanks for looking. keeping it and grow to love it but I have to many now, I would seem greedy in doing so. MADE IN FRANCE. If you have any doubts or reservations please do not bid. Some scratching Valves are super smooth Slides pull easily. It appears that the lead pipe was replaced at some point and an additional top mounted third slide finger ring was added. I am not a trumpet player so I cannot comment on the functionality other than to say that I was able to produce sound and the valves run back and forth freely. The valves are slow and slides are stuck. Flat rate shipping is for continental USA only- all other territories will be calculated. Bell has some slight wrinkles in it, possibly done in the manufacturing process. For the collector the Besson Brevete is a great grab. Accepting PayPal. Each slide is removeable easily. The horns plays very well. It is hard to describe this horn as it is so unique. French F. Besson Brevete Trumpet non-Meha model 125 w/case. The serial number is stamped under the bell by the second valve casing and is 262080. This is a nice vintage Besson Stratford trumpet made in England. The instrument comes with an excellent condition non original case. We are a pawn shop and this, item came into our store. Includes a Conn case which is very worn on the outside and appears to have some water damage(shown in pictures) Also includes sheet music. THE VALVES MOVE FREELY.THE SLIDES HAVE BEEN LUBED RECENTLY. Comes with a Besson 6A Mouthpiece. Nothing major. A: Yes. It has some blemishes but looks pretty good and I don't believe it needs to be re-lacquered now. 14 Day Return if not Happy. It bothers me but nonetheless it is what it is. Shipments to Hawaii. Expedited shipping available at extra cost to your zip. International packages experience a steep increase in cost once they exceed 4lbs. While the patina of this horn may make you think it is just an old beat-up horn, playing it will change your mind. I always use a tracking number. THE SERIAL NUMBER IS 401000. Condition is VG++- see photo Happy Bidding! The bowed-out shape of the Concertiste's intervalve portings is the design favoured today. 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Besson Brevete Trumpet -vintage- ca. Seller added the following information: This Pocket Trumpet made by Bessons& Co is from the 1950's. WE STARTED A NEW NAME MOSTLY FOR OUR VAST COLLECTION OF INCREDIBLE WATCHES AND CLOCKS. more. It Is Wonderful! Case and Mouthpiece included. The F.BESSON COMPANY is(with the Antoine Courtois Company) the most famous manufacture at that moment in France. The bell is engraved“Besson. You can view your shipping costs by clicking on this item's Shipping and payments tab above. All payments are expected within 5 days of the end of the auction. Slides were also polished. The trumpet is also missing several parts. Should you have any questions please ask before bidding. Marked L.P. Low Pitch? The valves move freely and have no free play( side to side) when pressed half way down, plays easily and sounds great and I'm not much. SERIAL NUMBER.380846.HOW OLD? DESCRIPTION Vintage Besson& Co. Trumpet Medal of Honour- Made in England- Modele Francais Model# 140042 Vintage pre-owned condition. OFFERED FOR AUCTION WITH NO RESERVE: Vintage 1920s F. besson Brevete Trumpet With J.Marcinkiewicz Model 9 Mouthpiece In Excellent Condition Very Clean No Dents No Scratches VERY RARE! CT Leominster. Shipping will be at my discrection depending on what part of the Country you live. See pictures for details of item and condition. The bell rim was completely bent backwards but it still played nice so I put a LOT of time into working the rim and flair back to respectable shape. The horn today is still playable although work done on it would do it a great service and bring it back to its glory days. Rue D'Angouleme Paris Hautes Recompenses 6 Grands Prix Horsconcours Membre Du Jury Carrying Case with Black Interior. I am not a trumpet player so I cannot comment on the functionality other than to say that I was able to produce sound and the valves run back and forth freely. We brought it back up to playing condition if it needed anything. Bell is 4.80" and bore size measures.458" on the 2nd slide. Most Besson Trumpets are eligible for free shipping. No dents or damage. The horn looks and feels like a new horn. And the silver plating is much better than 95% All of the slides pull easily and the trumpet plays well with very good compression. NY, SOLE AGENT U. While records on manufacturing dates conflict, it is likely this horn was made shortly after or at the end of WWII. Please see our feedback and bid with confidence! You will LOVE This Trumpet!Fantastic Original Lacquer. The French Besson was used by players like Vincent Bach and Eldon Benge. This very Trumpet model was played also by many famous soloists such as Raphael Mendès or Miles Davis. INTERNATIONAL BIDDERS: IMPORT DUTIES. 50 medals of Honour. 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