Musical Instrument Appraisal

Get musical instrument appraisals from Experts

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

This answer was rated:

I have a Baldwin Spinet Organ, Model D-300, that is

I have a Baldwin...

I have a Baldwin Spinet Organ, Model D-300, that is approximately 23 years old. I am moving to a smaller home and will no longer have space for this instrument. I would like to sell it but I have no idea of the current value of the organ. What is a reasonable asking price?

Expert's Assistant: I love the notion of my brother's old guitar having a history and belonging to someone famous. Maybe you have something valuable or historical. Let's find out. Is there anything else important you think the Musical Instrument Appraiser should know?

No, unfortunately, the organ has no historical significance.

Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Musical Instrument Appraisal Question
Answered in 1 hour by:
3/19/2018
Glenda B.
Glenda B., Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser
Category: Musical Instrument Appraisal
Satisfied Customers: 26,540
Experience: 30+ years of experience as an antique musical instrument appraiser. Member of Association of Online Appraisers.
Verified

My name is Glenda,
I am reviewing your question..
I will return in just a moment.

Ask Your Own Musical Instrument Appraisal Question

Do you have pictures you can send?
.
If your message box has a blue box that says "attach file" or a paper clip icon you can use that to upload photos. If not then Click the link: for instructions on uploading images, Be sure to be signed into Google Chrome in order for this link to work, if not signed into Google Chrome, then you have to copy and paste the link in your browser.
.
ww2.justanswer.com/help/how-do-i-send-photo-or-file-expert-hl
.
If your pictures are on a phone, plug the phone into the computer, then you can upload to the site right from the phone, the phone will be treated as a removable drive.
.
Or you can use this site, then forward the link from your pictures to the messsage area.
https://help.imgur.com/hc/en-us/articles/210076663-Upload-Images

Ask Your Own Musical Instrument Appraisal Question
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
My organ is currently in a storage facility and I am unable to forward a picture to you. However, I logged on to the Baldwin website and found a picture of a similar organ. I am attaching that picture for your review. I also have the accompanying bench and the Owner's Guide. I hope that this information will be useful to you.

Thank you,

This is your answer, please read entirely.
.
The Baldwin Spinet Organ, has an estimated value on the current market for an average of $1***-**-****.00 if sold at an auction (a local auction ) it would sell for a little less, at around $800.00-900.00, if this were sold in a High End Shop in a larger city it would sell for $1200.00 and up depending on the condition. If I were selling it I would list it for $1200.00

.
Keep in mind that not all estimated values are obtained, your geographic area plays a big role in what prices can be obtained. If you plan on selling this I would list this for sell on the internet where it will have the largest shopping market. There are some great sites you can sell from.
.
You can sell on Etsy, which is a great place to sell from, you list Vintage Items, they can stay until they sell. Much like having a little store online. There is Offerup.com, Varagesale.com, Wanelo.com, www.decluttr.com, Bonanza.com, Ioffer.com and letgo.com. There is also Amazon Market Place, and of course Ebay. You can also sell on Charish, where you consign items. All of these sites get you a lot of World Wide exposure and bring the best traffic. They are all great! All sites can be sold from with pick up only option.
.
If you sell to a dealer, antique shop or resell shop you can expect to get about 30-40% of what it is worth since they have to resell the item.
.
Please ask any question you might have about your answer before rating this.
.
It was a pleasure working for you. I would be happy to help you with any items in the future.
.
When you post a new question, please feel free to add "FOR GLENDA" at the beginning of your question so as to ensure that I will be the one who answers your question for you. You can also try the 'REQUEST AN EXPERT' function OR you can add me as a 'FAVORITE' to your personal expert.
.
Glenda,
.
If you do not mind rating this answer with the 5 star rating ( how we are compensated for our work ) I would greatly appreciate it.
.
You should see the rating stars at the top of the page on the left, if you do not find them please let me know.
.
If using a phone you have to scroll back to the top of the page where you started, there is a box that says finish rating! Then a box opens with stars in it, then you click the stars. If you are using the Just Answer App, then it is at the bottom of your page.
.
If you require further assistance, no worries, the question thread does not close even after leaving a rating.

Ask Your Own Musical Instrument Appraisal Question

Hi,
I'm just checking in once again to see how things are going.
.
Let me know if you still need help with this question. I strive to answer any and all questions a customer might have in order for you to have a enjoyable experience with me as an appraiser.

Thank you
Glenda
.

Glenda B.
Glenda B., Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser
Category: Musical Instrument Appraisal
Satisfied Customers: 26,540
Experience: 30+ years of experience as an antique musical instrument appraiser. Member of Association of Online Appraisers.
Verified
Glenda B. and 87 other Musical Instrument Appraisal Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Glenda B. Your Own Question
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Glenda B., Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser
Category: Musical Instrument Appraisal
Satisfied Customers: 26,540
26,540 Satisfied Customers
Experience: 30+ years of experience as an antique musical instrument appraiser. Member of Association of Online Appraisers.

Glenda B. is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Glenda B.

Glenda B.

Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser

26,540 satisfied customers

30+ years of experience as an antique musical instrument appraiser. Member of Association of Online Appraisers.

Tyler, MM, AAGO

Tyler, MM, AAGO

Musician/Appraiser

5,697 satisfied customers

Master's degree in Music. Member, AOA. http://pianoappraiser.weebly.com/

twinb1201

twinb1201

Appraiser, Researcher

1,882 satisfied customers

Classically trained musician with more than 20 years experience appraising musical instruments.

John,  CT ABRSM

John, CT ABRSM

Piano Teacher CT ABRSM.

1,098 satisfied customers

Certificate of Music Teaching. Musical Instrument Appraiser. Qualified Technician. Qualified Piano Tuner. Experienced in Buying, Selling, Restoring and Valuing Pianos for more than 20 years.

Wayne

Wayne

Bachelor's Degree

946 satisfied customers

40 yrs. buying and selling instruments.

saintmarys

saintmarys

Consultant

214 satisfied customers

Co-owner of Cummings& Associates Personal Property Appraisers since 1999

Kim D.

Kim D.

Antique Expert

208 satisfied customers

25 Yr Curator of Historical Collections, CAGA, AOA Certified Appraiser

< Previous | Next >

Related Musical Instrument Appraisal Questions
His masters voice gramophone and a record for it there is
his masters voice gramophone and a record for it there is not one like it online i need a value… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser
26,540 satisfied customers
I have a Starr piano that won a blue ribbon in the 1893
I have a Starr piano that won a blue ribbon in the 1893 Chicago World … read more
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Musician/Appraiser
Master's Degree
5,697 satisfied customers
What is the value of a Haddorff Troubadour 64447 piano. I am
What is the value of a Haddorff Troubadour 64447 piano. I am considering buying one. … read more
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Musician/Appraiser
Master's Degree
5,697 satisfied customers
Connect me with "Tyler" who is an evaluator of pianos. Thank
Please connect me with "Tyler" who is an evaluator of pianos. Thank you. … read more
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Musician/Appraiser
Master's Degree
5,697 satisfied customers
I HAVE A CONN CONSTELATION CORONET WHICH I PLAYED IN HIGH
I HAVE A CONN CONSTELATION CORONET WHICH I PLAYED IN HIGH SCHOOL. IN ORIGINAL CASE AND IN GREAT CONDITION. HORN IS SILVER. THOUGHT ABOUT DONATING TO LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL BAND. WHAT WOULD BE A PRICE IF I … read more
ExpertAppraiser
ExpertAppraiser
Appraiser
Master\u0027s Degree
994 satisfied customers
We have a J L Duysen baby grand piano that has been handed
We have a J L Duysen baby grand piano that has been handed down through the years in our family. It is in very good condition. Serial no. 10352. Purchased on April 21,1915 for $450.00. We gave the ori… read more
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Musician/Appraiser
Master's Degree
5,697 satisfied customers
Piano appraisal. Alberta Canada. None. Doherty serial number
Piano appraisal JA: What state is this in? It matters because laws vary by location. Customer: Alberta Canada JA: What steps have been taken so far? Customer: none JA: Anything else you want the lawye… read more
jennem22
jennem22
Appraiser
Bachelor's Degree
57 satisfied customers
I have an Artley 5-0 flute, serial #310395 that is in good
I have an Artley 5-0 flute, serial #310395 that is in good condition, plays well. How do I find out the value for resale? … read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser
26,540 satisfied customers
I have Hardman Duo player piano serial number 110853. Can
I have Hardman Duo player piano serial number 110853. Can you tell me how old it is? … read more
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Musician/Appraiser
Master's Degree
5,697 satisfied customers
I have a UNIVOX (Natural finish) Electric Guitar. It was my
I have a UNIVOX (Natural finish) Electric Guitar. It was my sisters way back in the 70's. Since she has passed away, so I thought its time to sell it. Numbers on this instrument are: 016568. Can you t… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser
26,540 satisfied customers
What or who made the CARMEN baby grand piano. Stab in the
Stab in the dark. I don't know anything about you or this piano (seems no one else does either ) … read more
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Musician/Appraiser
Master's Degree
5,697 satisfied customers
We bought a les guitar. Standard. Perfect shape. No
Perfect shape. No delaminatetion We don't have any information on it. He bought it at an auction. … read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser
26,540 satisfied customers
We own a Hammond Baby Grand Piano that has been in the
Pearl; We own a Hammond Baby Grand Piano that has been in the family for close to 100years. It is very good condition, some of the veneer on the legs is separating...not badly though. Most of the orig… read more
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Musician/Appraiser
Master's Degree
5,697 satisfied customers
I have an Esty piano. How can I find the age and value.
Lable says For the advancement of music 599223 National Ass of music Merchants & National Piano Manufactures Assn… read more
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Musician/Appraiser
Master's Degree
5,697 satisfied customers
I have a Lowrey Organ - Coronation w/Magic Genie and 4
I have a Lowrey Organ - Coronation w/Magic Genie and 4 channel...serial #3500100J748692..inherited it and want to sell it....can you give me an appraisal price? Jan Carmichael (###) ###-####… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser
26,540 satisfied customers
I have a Selmer clarinet that was purchased new in about
I have a wood Selmer clarinet that was purchased new in about 1996, serial number is ***** There is no oval on the bell, it just says Selmer USA, and the upper section is marked Selmer USA 100. Can yo… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser
26,540 satisfied customers
I have an A.. chase baby grand. Serial number located on
I have an A.B. chase baby grand. Serial number located on keyboard slip and frame beneath keys #14241. Wanting to know age and worth. Piano sounds great. No buzzing. … read more
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Musician/Appraiser
Master's Degree
5,697 satisfied customers
I can get for $350 a pretty epiphone Sheraton black looks
Hi there, I can get for $350 a pretty epiphone Sheraton black looks like new pickups put in serial number on the back neck s99014091. label inside is orange and says "model: Sheraton guaranteed epipho… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser
26,540 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x