It is a tweaked version of the original French Besson made by Zig Kanstul and his small band of professional craftsmen. The horn is lightweight and has an excellent feel in the hand. The sound is focused, rich and lively. The compression is strong and the valves are light.It will make a great player for any comeback player, advancing student or professional. Included is the original case which shows some wear but is structurally sound with working latches and a solid handle. The trumpet is in good cosmetic condition for its age.
There is a little silver plating missing, most on the top caps, light surface scratches and pings but no large dents or concerns. The item "Vintage Los Angeles Made Silver Plated Benge 3X Professional Trumpet with Case" is in sale since Thursday, June 10, 2021. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Brass\Trumpets". The seller is "musicdog345" and is located in Pinnacle, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.