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I have a violin by Baker and Abbottt Weymouth Mass. It number is ***** would like to know if you can detirmine the value. The condiktion is good.

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I have a violin by Bake and Abbot in Weymouth Mass.The number on the violin is 549. I would like to know if you can detirmine the value.The condition is good.

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Really the condition is excellent

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Musical Instrument Appraiser: Nora, Expert in Fine & Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary replied 7 months ago
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Musical Instrument Appraiser: Nora, Expert in Fine & Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary replied 7 months ago

Hello,

Thank you for your patience.

An antique Baker and Abbott violin would carry an auction estimate of $1000 - $1500 on today's market.

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Musical Instrument Appraiser: Nora, Expert in Fine & Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary replied 7 months ago

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