Yamaha C3 Conservatory Grand piano Serial number B1433109 1972 Made in Japan
Was the recording studio piano at Society Hill Sound and then Starr Recording, Philadelphia. I took possession of the piano when the recording studio closed in 1987.
Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry. Based on the photographs and description provided, the subject of this appraisal is a Yamaha C3 Conservatory Grand Piano, made in Japan, circa 1972.
According to the current owner, the piece was the studio piano at Society Hill Sound and then Starr Recording in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The owner took possession of the piano in 1987. The piece features a serial number of B1433109.
Condition of the piano appears to be very good played condition. Based on prices achieved on the secondary market via resale sites such as Reverb.com, a Fair Market Value (pre-auction estimate) of this piece would be estimated at $9,000 to $12,000.