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I would like to know when my Orvis Battenkill rod was made.

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I would like to know when my Orvis Battenkill rod was made. Its serial number is ***** It is 7 and 1/2 feet and weighs 3 and 7/8 ounces.

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I would like to know the year my Orvis Battenkill bamboo rod was made. Its serial number is ***** It is 7 1/2 feet and weighs 3 and 7/8 ounces and is for a number 6 line.

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It is a two tip rod.

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Antique Expert: AppraiserJM, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher replied 11 months ago
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Hi, my name is*****'m a certified appraiser, and I'd be happy to help.

Your Orvis Battenkill, 16/64 & 10/64 ferrules, serial 8496, was made on 12/23/1948. It was built by Robert Albridge.

Typically, these are valued between $600 and $800, but it depends on condition.

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Antique Expert: AppraiserJM, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher replied 11 months ago

I see that this question remains "open." How can I help you further? I strive to always provide five-star service.

I am happy to continue to work with you until you are completely satisfied.

Sincerely,

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