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Am donating my gordon laughead pianoforte to church..need to…

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Am donating my gordon...

Am donating my gordon laughead pianoforte to church..need to know approximate value for tax deduction

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It is in french renaisance(sp) style.I am second owner..both of us had sons who enjoyed playing up until college. Rebuilt 2/3rds of the hammers and kept it clean and tuned

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Original bench holds music, grid to hold current music

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