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I have a J&C Fischer upright piano, serial number 147714. It…

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I have a J&C Fischer upright piano, serial number 147714. It has been pretty well maintained since my mom got it in 1950. Before her, it belonged to an elderly lady. It still plays but needs tuning.

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It appears to be mahogany and has some inlay trim. It is not overly ornate. The wood is also in pretty good condition for its age; mostly just scratches.

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This is Wayne, I am a verfued expert in musical insrruments and I can help you with this. Your J&C Fischer upright piano was made circa 1922. Asuuming this is in good playable condition this would sell for $300-500 at auction and insurance value is $1000.

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Wayne

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