Vintage Buffet Crampon & Cie a Paris France Bb Clarinet Grenadilla Wood w/ Hard Case SN-42975

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Sale price $799.99 Regular price $899.99

Vintage Buffet Crampon & Cie a Paris France Bb Clarinet Grenadilla Wood w/ Hard Case SN-42975

Items included in this sale:

  • Buffet Crampon clarinet (we have been told it is the precursor to the r13, but we cannot confirm)
  • Reserve Rico mouthpiece w/ guard (no ligature)
  • Instrument swab cloth
  • Instrument case
  • Serial: 42975 -- This instrument was part of a series of uncatalogued instruments due to a warehouse fire, wiping all records between 1940-1957. The production year is unknown.

*Please note, if it is not listed it is not included - such as power cables or other accessories.

Cosmetic condition:

The items are in good condition! There is some tarnishing on the metal of the keys. The inside of the instrument is clean and in great condition! There is minor wear on the instrument from previous use. The cleaning swab has a hole in it, but is still in decent condition. Please view our close up photos, as these are taken of the actual item being offered for sale.


The item was tested as much as possible and functions properly. All of the keys click down properly and have no issues. The corking will need some grease to prevent damage. The instrument should be thoroughly cleaned before use.

All of our devices are fully tested, data wiped, disinfected and ready to be used.


All of our devices are shipped promptly after verified payment. We ship all of our devices free of charge with tracking. Typically, we ship via USPS, FedEx and UPS. Tracking will be provided when we ship!

*If the device purchased is over a certain dollar amount, we may send you a verification form to confirm your identity.


All of our devices are covered under a full 30 day guarantee! You can also purchase additional accidental warranty coverage at checkout. Should you have an issue with your device, please reach out to us right away.


If you need to return your device, please make sure you follow all instructions on the email provided to you. You must first contact us to request a return authorization.


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