This is an early Alexander pre 103 with a silver wash flair. This horn was owned by Fred Weber from the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. It is an early example of an Alexander 103 for the earl;y 1920's. This horn was made prior to serial numbers. This instrument was an older mechanical valve linkages. Does show signs of wear and has a few patches. This horn is an older re lacquer, and is 65%. It has had a valve job, and compression is fantastic.