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I have a Lindeman & Sons baby grand piano in antique black.

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I have a Lindeman & Sons baby grand piano in antique black. Cannot locate year made. The serial number is XXXXX
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The serial number wouldn't have dash in it and the numbers for Lindeman didn't make it past 200,000. Could you check on the metal plate that holds the strings, try underneath the music rack, in that area to find a serial number.

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
This number was near the metal plate - 141362
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Thanks for the information! This serial number dates your piano to 1923. Old pianos in original condition don't fare too well in value. This is due to the deterioration and depreciation brought on simply by age. Pianos have a useful life of about 60-70 years before needing significant restorative work to bring the value up and keep the piano's action working as new. Based on the current piano market and description of your piano, your 1923 Lindeman baby grand has an approximate value of $1,550-$1,900 in a private sale depending on your local market and the actual condition of the piano. I hope this helps and wish you the best!

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