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Old 04-22-2013, 01:09 PM
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Default Re: US stamp Vintage Cymbals

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Originally Posted by mlayton View Post
the cracks in the one basically make it null and void. they are just too substantial. the other cymbal would make a nice individual splash cymbal. it could also be paired with another 11" cymbal to make a hi hat. seems like the us stamp was used for an armed forces band if i recall correctly,maybe even a navy band. these are avedis zildjian cymbals from the 40's or early 50's i think. they are commonly called trans stamps or transition stamps. i'd guess around 75 bucks or so for the one individual cymbal as far as value.

mike
Looks like there may be some chatter in the depressed characters. I caught a glimpse of it in the Z. If so then they are from the '40's
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