There's a 480 (460?) 254-475. Here's LaPorte's correct serial number list and info sheet. Holton hard shell case is good inside and out. HoltonLoyalist.com is not related in any way to current manufacturer of Holton instruments; the Conn Selmer Company. $275.00. : 4630: 1908: 6071: 1909: 9474: 1910: 12402: 1911: 15950: 1912: 20807: 1913: 21100: 1914: 31622: 1915: 33671: 1916: Serial Number: Year Manufactured: 1: 1901: 254: 1902: 476: 1903: 526: 1904: 1151: 1905: … The Rudy model had bell keys on the other other side. 476. Ending Saturday at 4:58PM PST 6d 16h. or Best Offer. The one in the auction looks pretty much the same type. 1902. We restored this bad boy several months ago, I just don't really need it anymore. Before 1918 the engraving read simply as "H. N. This horn is as close to perfect as you will find. It's a heavy horn with a big sound. I can barely even make out any of the writing on this one. It looks a lot like a Rudy Wiedoeft model when you look at the key work with the expiation of the pearl finger pad on the high F# key. 1901. The bell is in almost pristine condition. The following list is a modest beginning for a list of Frank instruments. …, Based on what I was able to retrieve from the Holton publications located at: ", Those catalogs on saxophone.org were great to see. The serial on the trombone is 310754. In 1926-1928 the Sterling Silver bells first used. Serial number is 433142. My Instruments: Holton Elkhorn C-Melody Sax, Holton Super Collegiate Model 666 Alto Sax, Vito Reso-tone Clarinet, Yamaha Alto Model YAS-200AD Sax, Yamaha Tenor Model YTS-23 Sax. If you note any discrepancies, or have additional information concerning this company, please contact us here at Horn-u-copia. 2 bids. Serial numbers can be found in a variety of places on different instruments. Holton Super Collegiate Cornet Trumpet Serial #339651 Elkhorn WI. Seller: mouchclanmama (9,172) 99.5%, Location: Newberry, Michigan, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 332367807860 Holton Trumpet W/Case Model T602 Serial Number 586341. or Best Offer. The original business was a used instrument shop owned by Frank Holton, a trombone player, in Chicago, Illinois, started in 1898.The firm built brass instruments for ten years in Chicago, then in Elkhorn, Wisconsin from 1918 until 2008, when production of Holton-branded instruments moved to Eastlake, Ohio. http://www.saxophone.org/museum/saxophones/manufacturer/54, http://forum.saxontheweb.net/showth...the-Devil-Introducing-Holton-s-forgotten-sax…, http://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Saxophone-Frank-Holton-With-Case-/161825536963?hash=item25ad8dbbc3, http://vintage.saxontheweb.net/Holton.html, http://www.holtonloyalist.com/images/ads/catalog_holton1948a.jpg, http://www.saxophone.org/museum/publications/museumType/1/manufacturer/54, http://forum.saxontheweb.net/showthread.php?96787-Holton-Reso-Tone-saxophones-model-204, http://forum.saxontheweb.net/showthread.php?48586-quot-Modern-quot-Vintage-Holtons/page8, http://www.saxophone.org/museum/publ...anufacturer/54, http://photography.karenengel.com/p739852777, http://photography.karenengel.com/img/s11/v28/p1675110686-5.jpg, http://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Hol...414746?hash=item3ab4fa701a:g:D5MAAOSw3xJVW4kO, http://forum.saxontheweb.net/showthread.php?48586-quot-Modern-quot-Vintage-Holtons/page9, Holton - Chicago Years:1915-1918 Serials: 1-2000, Holton - Elkhorn Years:1918-1925 Serials: 1201-18499, Holton - Rudy Weidoeft Years:1925-1932 Serials: 20000-40250, Holton - Revelation Years:1925-1980 Serials: 18500-558935, Holton - Collegiate Years: 1932-1979 Serials: 111100-558935, Holton - Stratodyne Years:1948-1958 Serials: 182000-307399, VerticalScope Inc., 111 Peter, Suite 901, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada. $99.00. Holton Serial Number List. spotty Brass finish tweed case #2 Tuning slide moves freely, Slide glides nicely has good shoulders and compression. JavaScript is disabled. Serial number 82703 LP 268. Elkhorn Indiana is also engraved on the bell. Frank Holton Revelation Tenor Trombone. What was the Model 566 and 666 were they both Collegiate model types ? 1. It's a gorgeous horn, I've always loved the silver with the brass inner-bell. Vintage Collegiate Trombone By Holton Elkhorn, WIS. USA W/ CONN Case parts only . Where do I look for the serial number? On the slide the 128 is where normally the serial number is located, on the bell it’s where the bell model on later model can be found. Refurbished horn is a great player. A lot of the numbered models were just identified by their number, as far as I know, aside from the kinda rare 400-series horns (the alto is a 465, the Bari is a 480) which did have a name, the "Ideal". It comes with a Bach 6 1/2a mouthpiece, but no case. or Best Offer. His factory, though, was at capacity and needed to grow. Please see the photos. Horn has a great tone. In 1918 the company was incorporated and "Co" was added to the engraving., In 1926-1928 the Sterling Silver bells first used. Wis, pat'n date 1917. Results Pagination - … Edw. 254. VINTAGE ANTIQUE PAT'N 1917 FRANK HOLTON REVELATION BRASS TROMBONE LP 82703 268 Description: You are bidding on one (1) Vintage antique brass instrument... more trombone. Refurbished & NO RESERVE! Question is the Holton listed at the ebay link below a Rudy Weidoeft transitional model ? 1902. Before 1918 the engraving read simply as "H. N. Serial # 1957: 652002: 1958: 718626: 1959: 779657: 1960: 834200: 1961: 898556: 1962: 949465: 1963: c00501: 1964: c73854: 1965: e54106: 1966: h31247: 1967: k35274: 1968: l20454: 1969 "m" prefix: 1970 "n" prefix: 1971 "p" prefix: 1972 "r" prefix Year Manufactured. 1903. Date. Trombone Holton Collegiate . The horn is in perfect working order, no corrosion, professionally cleaned and sanitized in local shop oiled and lubed, ready to play. $25.00 shipping. I do not know how to play so I can not test. Holton is a brand owned by Steinway Musical Instruments' Conn-Selmer division. Everything you see you will receive. In 1917, Holton had completed tooling for a complete line of saxophones, in order to meet with the saxophone craze that was just beginning. 1970's Holton TR 150 F Trombone (Serial: 572035) $600.00. The .pdf at the bottom is the full list. It has the odd detachable neck cork and extra keys like the Weidoft model. or Best Offer. The valves do go up and down and the slides go out and in. or Best Offer. Bach 12c Mouthpiece in GC. If you note any discrepancies, or have additional information concerning this company, please contact us here at Horn-u-copia. Tubas and baritone horns most often have the serial number on the center valve or on the mouthpiece receiver. Which puts it ca 1965- 67 per internet search. There were older Collegiates too, very similar to the "Revelations" (Revelations are usually called "Elkhorns" by non Holton folks, as that's all that's really engraved on them, other than a design.) They have a brighter sound than the 2-B. C $121.34. $105.00 shipping. … or Best Offer. Aside from the early models (Beauforts and early Revelations) without a model number, the number will be stamped right above the serial number. $82.80 shipping. I'm not sure all those model numbers listed were used--no proof, just a hunch. Geauxsax, all the model numbers I listed with the exception of the Resotone 204 Alto, and the Baritones 273, 274, and 480 that you provided came from the Holton catalogs and price lists found at: Geauxsax, do you have info on the Holton Ideal model numbers for Soprano, Alto, Tenor, etc. You don't see a lot of those. In 1918 the company was incorporated and "Co" was added to the engraving.. $225.00. Holton Serial Number Chart. We then correlate those with old ads in many cases (i.e., the 234/Stratodyne). Available in silver-plate finish as model TR181S. An Index to Frank Instruments. Vintage Holton Collegiate Trombone. White Era will often have the serial number on the tuning slide, but not The 566/666 (altos) and 576 (tenors) were indeed Collegiates--they will have a large "Collegiate" engraving on the bell. and how to correctly identify model number with model type? Dedicated to the generations of high skilled persons which created, and the players which performed on instruments of the Frank Holton & Company; Makers of High Grade Band Instruments. He played Holton Revelations exclusively and this … Not sure about transitional. Serial# 46394, This trombone takes a small shank mouthpiece, Instrument is in good condition with normal wear and tear, there is little to no stocking wear as can be seen in the photos, nickel outer slide tubings, instrument is in playing condition, slide moves freely, minor dents and lacquer wear as seen, 480 Bore, 8" Bell Diameter, Bach 6 1/2 AL Mouthpiece included, original case … Come join the discussion about collections, care, displays, models, styles, reviews, accessories, classifieds, and more! Their engraving was sometimes a large globe. In 1948-1950 Silver Tone was changed to Silversonic. $550.00. It has a classic Collegiate counterweight and shine very nicely. 1903. For some reason, chrome was giving me issues pulling this up last night, and I thought it may have disappeared. It is a vintage Frank Holton Silver plated horn with serial number 90574 and a curious 1 1/2 number engraved on 2nd valve above the serial number 980574. $575.00. Revelation by Frank Holton of Elkhorn. "Ideal" Bari in there somewhere as well. Plating on valves are in excellent condition, 100% compression. From either 1929 or 1930 according to the serial number and the Holton website. Vintage Instruments can usually be dated by serial number. Serial Number. According to this website Model 4 was introduced in 1935 and according to the serial number chart 1935 correspond to serial 400 while serial 128 would more correspond to 1929/30. WORKING HOLTON TRUMPET T602-USA WITH 961512 AND SCHILKE 15B MOUTHPIECE AS IS. or Best Offer. Buddy Morrow famously played a Holton 65 for many years. Tenor trombone HOLTON BY LEBLANC, TR602 Serial # 215402 USA. $22.22. The Holton 65 was theanser to the King 2-B, Conn 4H/24H and Bach 6. “ Serial Number 111320 Holton TR602 ---made in Elkhart. 1972 Holton T401 USA Nickel Silver Trumpet -Smooth Valves - Superb Player w/Case. 0 bids Ending 20 Dec at 22:19 EST 7d 17h. C $957.94. Please use the images below to help locate the serial number on your instrument. Vintage King Trombones, H.N. Model Types, Years and Serial Numbers: Holton - Chicago Years:1915-1918 Serials: 1-2000 Holton - Elkhorn Years:1918-1925 Serials: 1201-18499 Holton - Rudy Weidoeft Years:1925-1932 Serials: 20000-40250 Holton - Pages 8 and 9 of the "Modern Vintage Holtons" thread have 270, 273, and 274 baris. The mouthpiece has the number 84 stamped on it. He was one of the most well known trumpet players of his time. Trombones will have the serial number either on the back of the hand slide or on the neck receiver where it attaches to the handslide. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. ? $32.00 shipping. A forum community dedicated to saxophone players and enthusiasts bought to you by Harri Rautiainen. A small amount of plating is missing around the … This horn is a gem. The Holton TR181 professional bass trombone is ideal for both symphonic and solo performance. Free shipping. Does anyone known where to find info on the Model Numbers that Holton used ex: 230, 232, 566, 666, etc. Early instruments have a lion's head near the serial numbers and marked The King. $35.00 shipping. Soy--I think bell keys are correct on this one--looks like a Rudy transitional to me. more Serial number is 17005 and on valve casing is marked 4.5,6. $149.99. (Renold Schilke studied with Llewellyn starting in 1928.) $14.99 shipping. The Holton TR181 inline independent double rotor bass trombone has the reputation of having established the true bass trombone sound. Serial Number. U.S.A. w/ Case. 1954 Holton Collegiate Trumpet Elkhorn WI. (Now I want a 244 Stratodyne Tenor and 271 Bari more than ever!). Early instruments have a lion's head near the serial numbers and marked The King. or Best Offer. White.". Condition is Used. Holton Collegiate Trombone Model TR602 (1971) $124.99. After 1965 all horns were made in Eastlake and engraved King Musical Instruments. Up for bids is this Holton Trumpet, Case & Mouth Piece. Was the 232 a Revelation or a Stratodyne. The Rudy Weidoft model had his name engraved on the bell. 1987 - 1995 the prefix number + 50 is the year of manufacture. Comes with a mouthpiece! Those Collegiates will also be clearly marked by engraving on the bell. Nickel plated with some "red rot". 1901. Holton TR301 Bb Trombone. White." 0-253. For more information, go to the Detailed Record of Frank Instruments.This page lists known and reported Frank Instruments as a service to those researching Frank. Numbers in paratheses are re-calculated estimates from HW White website. Vintage Bass Trombone (1960) Holton Collegiate single rotor, w/case. 0 bids. Engraving ranged from Frank Holton 65 to a sun with Holton and serial number running through the middle of it. Sometimes the serial number will be on both the handslide and the neck receiver. 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