RARE Vintage 1940s TRANS STAMP Zildjian 13" PAPERTHIN Hihats! 574 & 592 Gs

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Price: $374.99
13"
Vintage

 

THESE ARE THE SOME OF THINNEST HIHATS I'VE EVER SEEN!! PAPERTHIN!! 

AND FROM THE 1940s!!!!

Sure you could spend $440 on a pair of modern, new-fangled "vintage vibe" Zildjian AVEDIS Series Hihats?

Or how about $500 on some of those smokey Kerope Hihats??

THESE 70 YEAR OLD GEMS MAKE THOSE MODERN ZILDJIANS SEEM LIKE CLANKY ROCK HATS!!!

And check out the close-ups! Look at that lathing! Gorgeous and smooth! That ain't a modern Zildjian!

This is literally a few decades after Zildjian started making cymbals in THE USA! 

Posted for your immense pleasure is this EXCEEDINGLY RARE, amazing sounding pair of Vintage 1940s Zildjian TRANS STAMP PAPERTHIN 13" Hihats in EXCELLENT CONDITION!!! Check out the pictures!! I am thrilled to report that there are

NO

Cracks on this vintage beauties.  They're in GREAT SHAPE with a wonderful 70+ year old patina that has befriended them and helps dry them out and a pinch of light edge wear so typical on 70 year old paperthin hihats.  The centerholes are the old school less than 1/2" variety.

AMAZING PATINA ON THESE BEAUTIES!! THEY HAVEN'T BEEN CLEANED IN 70 YEARS!!!

SUPER SMOKEY VIBE!!

Weighing in at an INSANELY PAPERTHIN 574 grams for the Top Cymbal and 592 grams for the Bottom Cymbal, these Vintage Zildjians play like great vintage PAPERTHIN Hats!! 

VINTAGE AIRY, SUPER SMOKEY, WHISPY, UNBELIEVABLY RESPONSIVE, QUICK DECAY, PAPERTHIN TONE!!  THIS IS THE TONE THAT MADE ZILDJIAN FAMOUS! FROM THE 1940s!!

EXCELLENT CONDITION!! They're uncommonly thin!!!

Obviously these Vintage Zildjians are perfect for jazz, blues, ballads, soul, swing, trio work, folk, acoustic and singer/songwriter settings and DEFINITELY session work. They would be great in funk and fusion. Just don't slam on them, they are super thin, and they could certainly break if you bash them.

$510 for the "vintage homage" hihats??? Hell straight yp Zildjian A Customs are $400!

WHY NOT GET THE REAL DEAL ZILDJIANS?!!

Do yourself a favor and grab these RARE, glorious 574 and 592 gram Vintage Zildjian TRANS STAMP PAPERTHIN 13" Hihats!!

And hang onto them!! They've aged beautifully!!

Check out my store and all of my other listings for more great cymbals and snare drums…

Shipping & Handling:
Continental USA:
$20.00
Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, Guam, US Military Bases:
$41.00
Canada:
$51.00
UK, India, & Pakistan:
$75.00
Western Europe & most EU:
$66.00
Russia and Eastern Europe (Non-EU):
$79.00
South & Central America:
$68.00
Mexico:
$62.00
Asia:
$75.00
Australia, New Zealand, Oceania:
$74.00
Africa:
$81.00
UAE, Israel, Middle East, Northern Africa:
$71.00