The rarest of the rare, the best of the best.. Artist model, Naked Lady, lady face, etc. The Conn 26M has always been regarded as one of the very best saxophones ever made. Saxophone is clearly known to be one of the favorite alto saxophones of all time. In fact, some players prefer the Conn 6M to any other saxophone to date..Conn (Charles Gerard Conn & Company) took the. 26M "Connqueror" series several steps further than the base 6M model... , larger/oversized pinky table, improved & faster mechanism, silver-inlaid key touches on every key that doesn't have a pearl (and the right thumb hook), individual adjustments for each key to allow for set & forget long-term adjustment via the Conn perm-adjust system. Want a better Conn 6M VIII? This Connqueror 26M "STD'D M" is it!
Original Conn key pearls and rollers. Amazing condition for its 85 years of age, and the incomparably-distinct Conn pinky table keys are in perfect alignment. It has some minor dings/dents/pitting/scratches - common for this vintage. The only blemishes worth mentioning are minor crease near the swiveling thumb rest, a small lacquer blister on the bell, and some bumps/scratches on the hidden side of the bow.
The engraving is sharp & gorgeous, and this 26M saxophone is surprisingly complete and unmodified. It has the original Conn 26M micro-tuner double socket neck; no sign of any pull down; the 6M/26M sax have a completely unique & sleek neck design with the very different under-slung octave lever.This neck is stamped: "STD'D M" meaning it is a limited-edition special neck (predecessor to the later "VIII" neck). Rolled tone holes (RTH) - a unique feature and they are much easier on the key pads. The pads have Conn appropriate. The right stuff for this iconic sax. All keys operate, move freely, and quickly - just as they should on a Connqueror.
This 26M Connqueror alto has some serious power and wants to unleash it! Plays very well, in tune, with that awesome resonant Conn sound! Even for a Conn 26M Connqueror this one has some rare features..
The STD'D M stamped neck. It has the very desirable silver pivoting right hand thumb rest! The naked lady's hair is totally filled in full , engraved hair style! It is engraved with the word CONNQUEROR prominently on the bell - that is a HUGE plus! I believe most of these special features were only available during the first year or so of the 26M.
Yet I've seen several that don't have all four of these rare features - therefore this is a. The engraving is superb - both clear and. You will not find a sharper engraving than this. Professional saxophone is a rare find - particularly in this pristine condition.Don't miss this super rare, near-mint legendary Conn 26M Connqueror Naked Lady. Vintage saxophones this special don't come along every day, make an offer.. Perfect time to play a killer sax! Includes a case (not pictured), and it w. Tags: conqueror conquerer Connquerer Connquer conquer Connstellation constellation alto 6M 10M 26M 28M 30M M6 M10 M26 M28 M30, Selmer mark VI Mk6 mark6 mark 6 MkVI BA SBA super balanced action, tenor, alto, King super 20 super20 silver sonic silversonic Zephyr special, Buescher 400 big B top hat and cane THC TH&C TH+C, aristocrat, Martin handcraft committee I II III 1 2 3. The item "MINTy Conn 26M Connqueror! Deluxe/improved 6M VIII Naked Lady pro alto saxophone" is in sale since Friday, September 25, 2020. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones". The seller is "vrumvr6" and is located in West Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States. Conn