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Trumpet/Can this cornet be repaired? if so roughly how much would it cost?


Desmo wrote at 2015-10-21 13:52:04

I have the same cornet: Besson 198 with extra decorative inscription above the floral design which says 37 VR 97 (serial 65.***, I only remember the first 2 numbers).

Can you please give me more information regarding this particular limited edition?

How many they were produced?

Did you know the history or where I can ask more information regarding this specific limited edition?

kind regards



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