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Complete Duke Ellington Vol 12 – 1938

LP (Item 581702) CBS (Holland), 1938 — Condition: Sealed
2LP Gatefold
Includes sessions by Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra, Johnny Hodges & His Orchestra, and Cootie Williams & His Rug Cutters.  © 1996-2024, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Late 80s issue, still sealed, with a hole from price sticker removal.)

Sealed

This is what it says, that the record is still held fast in shrink-wrap. We tend to be pretty suspicious about these things, so if the shrink-wrap doesn't look original, or if the record seems to have undergone some damage over time, we'll probably take it out of the wrapper to ensure that it's in good shape — which is why we don't have more of these. In some cases the shrink-wrap may be torn in spots, but if it's not possible the record has been taken out and played, the record will still qualify as "Sealed".

Additional Marks & Notes

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