1966 Ludwig Black Galaxy Pearl Super Classic Drum Set
These 1966 drums are all original (I have the original front bass drum head) and are one of the most played sets in existence having been played by thousands of drummers. I acquired this set of Ludwig Black Galaxy (Pearl or Sparkle depending on which expert you speak with) 1966 drums in 2008. Ludwig has the finish listed as “Galaxy” under pearl.
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Bass Drum – 14” x 22”
Floor Tom- 16” x 16”
Tom Tom – 9” x 13”
Supraphonic Snare Drum – 5” x 14”
They were the house drums in a musicians hall for 42 years and never left the building. Their condition was one of neglect with a small amount of rust, no scratches, and a lot of indoor pollution mostly from dust and cigarette smoke.
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