White Marine Pearl finish (yellowed)
Eight "Bow-tie" lugs,
P-85 snare strainer.
Ludwig 'script' butt piece,
round knob tone control.
3 ply shell; mahogany/poplar/mahogany,
Maple reinforcing rings.
NOTE; extra holes:
Left photo; two behind the snare
strainer (probably originally fitted with/for a P-87 "Classic")
Right photo; one behind the
5.5x14" shell, NOTE; the
factory chalk designation.
NOTE; strong internal date stamp;
Sep. 21, 1960.
When Ludwig discontinued the
'transition' badge (as shown) they also discontinued production
of the 5.5x14" snare drum shell.
Overall condition; Very Good
See also; Drum Sets page; Ludwig.