Trumpet/CG Conn LTD Coronet

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Question
Hello,
I started playing this coronet in highschool over 15 years ago. We purchased it from a used intstrument store.  I'm now looking online to see if I can find any information on it.

The serial number (the only number I can find on it) is 359576.  

Can you tell me anything about it?

Thanks so much for your help.

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Melissa,

I appreciate your desire to search the history of your horn. You must like it to have played it so many years.

There are many resources online to do some research:

http://cderksen.home.xs4all.nl/ConnArticle14.html

http://www.conn-selmer.com/en-us/

http://cderksen.home.xs4all.nl/ConnCornet.html

The last link seems to be the best option for more on your horn.

Good luck and happy hunting and happy holidays.

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