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Tyler, MM, AAGO, Musician/Appraiser
Category: Musical Instrument Appraisal
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Experience:  Master's degree in Music. Member, AOA. http://pianoappraiser.weebly.com/
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Kimball Petite Grand

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Kimball Petite Grand
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Musical Instrument Appraisal
Expert:  Tyler, MM, AAGO replied 7 months ago.
Thanks for your question. I need more information in order to formulate an appraisal. What is the serial number of the piano? When was it last tuned? Any cosmetic or mechanical condition issues?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Tuned 6 months ago
No cosmetic or mechanical issues
Perfect condition
Seriel number D86157
Model 4540
Expert:  Tyler, MM, AAGO replied 7 months ago.
Thanks for the information. I find with the serial number that your piano was built in 1984. Petite baby grands are those which fall under 5' in size. They have become quite popular because of their low price. Kimball is no longer in business today as their later pianos were not of the best quality. Considering your description of condition as well as comparable sales and the used piano market, I would recommend a selling price today of approximately $2,800-$3,400 in a private sale. Best wishes!Please select a positive rating at the top before leaving--this is the only way I'm credited for working with you and it really helps me out. Thanks!
Expert:  Tyler, MM, AAGO replied 7 months ago.
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