Old 08-19-2022, 07:08 AM
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Thank you! Any guess at the approximate year or model name/number (or any other info)?
Old 08-19-2022, 12:37 PM
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Well...the patent dates indicate late 1800's....possibly into the early 1900's. Very cool drum!
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Old 08-23-2022, 02:53 PM
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Thank you! Any guess at the approximate year or model name/number (or any other info)?
It is a 1904-1915 C. G. Conn Wonder Drum Nickel Over Brass - Y-Clip Tension System. Here is a pic from the advertisements and mine
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Old 08-23-2022, 04:42 PM
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^^^^SHAZAAAAM!

Great work finding the exact drum and date.
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Old 09-01-2022, 09:14 PM
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Thank you again!
Old 09-05-2022, 05:03 PM
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Beautiful drum!!

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