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We have a Philharmonic accordion made in Italy serial # 3309…

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We have a Philharmonic accordion made in Italy serial # 3309 in very good shape in a hard case that is all so in great shape. Wondering what it is worth and where to sell it?

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Musical Instrument Appraiser: Wayne, Bachelor's Degree replied 6 months ago
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Hi,

This is Wayne I am a verified expert in antiques and I can help you with this. Please tell me how many bass buttons, and treble swiches there are? Please describe the condition as well.

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Wayne

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
120 small black buttons with four big chrome buttons on one side. 9 nine big white buttons on the key board side with 4 dials as well.
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
In great condition.
I can send some pictures.
Musical Instrument Appraiser: Wayne, Bachelor's Degree replied 6 months ago

Hi,

I'm doing research.

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Wayne

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Musical Instrument Appraiser: Wayne, Bachelor's Degree replied 6 months ago

Hi,

According to my research your accordion was made early 1960s. These are in demand and are high quality. This would sell for $1000-1200 at auction and insurance value is $1800. This is assuming it is in good playable condition.

Thanks,

Wayne

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