WFL 6.5 X 14 Help With Model and Dating

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Can you please help me with the model and dating this drum, early badge and muffler all nickel plated fittings and hoops. Early WFL Logo on throw off and butt plate 6.5 x 14 6 lugger with high reinforcement rings
The nearest reference I can find is a 1948 Supreme but in Rob Cooks Ludwig Book they seem to be Zephyr lugs
Also both batter and snare heads are Calfskin with no stamp on either

Thanks Again Barry
 

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1949 catalog has it. model no 490 Supreme Concert


1949_wfl_snare_drums2.jpg


Go there to Ludwig-> Ludwig snare catalog pages->
 

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That's a beauty. Has to be refinished. Not a scratch on it. Appears to be a 6 lug. Definitely not Zephyr lugs.
I agree Supreme Concert. What a nice drum.
 

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similar answer on your other the 5X14 thread Baz

 

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similar answer on your other the 5X14 thread Baz

Yep, I've got two WFL Wood Shell drums that I couldn't place in the Rob Cook Ludwig Book but thanks to all your help I think we have sorted them, Thanks Again
 


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