Antique Musical Instruments/Conn 80a

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I have wat I believe to be a Conn 80a. It has the opera glass tuning slide, It says Conn USA on the bell with a marching band logo. It has VICTOR engraved on the throat where you put the mouthpiece. It has a two tone finish brass/silver. It has a serial number: E49787.
I'm not sue if I've got the real deal? Mechanically it's a 10. Finish it's 6.5-7. No significant dents or dings.
Q: Based on the info I've given you, is this a Conn 80A?
Q: Can you tell me the year it was manufactured?
Q: Can you tell how and or where I should sell it?
Q: Can you tell me what it's worth and or what should be my asking price and my rock bottom settling price?

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Q: Based on the info I've given you, is this a Conn 80A?

I can tell you that it is plausible that it is

Q: Can you tell me the year it was manufactured?

1965

Q: Can you tell how and or where I should sell it?

eBay would give you the widest audience, and a fair price

Q: Can you tell me what it's worth and or what should be my asking price and my rock bottom settling price?

No, I don't do that here, as noted in my introductory remarks

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Kenton Scott

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Please note: My area is BRASS instruments, not other wind, string or percussion instruments. I will provide information on antique, obscure and out of production BRASS instruments. 1) Please don't ask for evaluations, I'll not provide them on this site. 2) I am often asked very similar questions, so I'd invite you to first check on Horn-u-Copia.net. Much of the information I have garnered about this topic, I have posted on this WEB site.

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I perform in several historical bands, have informally researched the area, repair brass instruments, and operate a Forum dedicated to the topic at http://horn-u-copia.net

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