This appears to have the original lacquer finish but 50-60% is gone and discolored. The pads were previously replaced and actually look good. It needs some minor adjustments but plays ok top to bottom.
The E key is a little slow. This has some minor dents on the side of bottom bow.The case is also old but usable, looks original but has no brand markings to confirm. Specifications: Brass body Low Pitch Nickel silver keys which dont appear to be plated Solder tone holes Engraved bell Elkhart, IN production Additional Foot on side High D key that also opens when the Eb key is depressed. The item "MARTIN IMPERIAL HANDCRAFT ALTO SAX, LOW PITCH (ELKHART, IN PRODUCTION)" is in sale since Wednesday, March 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones". The seller is "1800usaband" and is located in Aberdeen, South Dakota. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Turks and caicos islands, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.