Dating old zildjian cymbals
Turns out they are from 1998 and if I'm correct they are ZBTs.
I was hoping they were A's but looks like no luck.
But, of course, much more important than how they were made is how they sound–now!
There are good ones, not-so-good ones, and absolutely ones!
In that sense, I’m not so quick to agree that they are/were any more consistent than their Turkish cousins.
To me, Old A’s are a class act suited for the most wide range of musical types out there.
Can someone identify the year of these one of my crashes and splashes I picked up off my mums old work mate a few years back.