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by kd6tjc
(17 posts)
16 years ago

Help What is this Mirage Alto Sax serial 62373

Hello I have a old Mirage alto saxophone I found the sax at a antique store case was fallen apart replaced it case looked like back in 50"s case. The sax needed some repairs. I cleaned it up did the repairs. {plays fine} I ask and looked around wondered just how old this sax is. Im told selmer made it {is this right?} dated back around 1955 Im told? I really need your help with this one the sax on the bell says MIRAGE and under the words MIRAGE upside down is the words MIRAGE like a mirage. The sax is a bit heaver then most altos Ive played. Serial is 62372 would like to know how old and who made it if possible. Thanks Steve

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  1. by kd6tjc
    (17 posts)

    16 years ago

    Re: FYI Help What is this Mirage Alto Sax serial 62373

    FYI Good info. for all about this sax ! Lastest info I have been told this saxophone is a Selmer USA made it back in the 50s when they bought out Buescher was told some off Stencils of those horns (other brands) do exist and this is one. Well learned something today Thanks Steve S :} Steve L

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