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We are trying to sell our Currier baby grand piano made in 1981, model# ***** serial# ***** It is in very good to execellent condition, but needs to be tuned and has one key that sticks. Can you give me a reasonable estimate of how much it is worth? Thank you in advance

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I will try to send this message one more time. I am interested in finding out yhe worth of my 1981 Currier Baby Grand piano, which is in very good to excellent condition, except for needing to be tuned and has one key that sticks . the model# ***** ***** serial# ***** ***** Thank you in advance for your advice.

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Musical Instrument Appraiser: Tyler, MM, AAGO, Musician/Appraiser replied 7 months ago
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Musical Instrument Appraiser: Tyler, MM, AAGO, Musician/Appraiser replied 7 months ago

Thanks for your patience!

In checking serial listings for this company, I do not find any that begin with "G" and the number you provided would indicate a piano built in the 1960's not 1981. That said, some of their pianos were made in Asia and could have different numbers. It sounds like you are certain of the age of your piano, so I will go with that. Currier was only in business until 1983 when they finally closed the doors.

Based on your description of the instrument and considering the used piano market today, I would recommend a selling range of approximately $2,700-$3,400 in a private sale, with final price determined by actual condition and local selling market. If you involve a 3rd party like a dealer, be prepared to take far less than this price range in value. Best wishes!

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