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Hi my family has been in possession of an antique organ for decades. I have done some research and have been unsuccessful in finding a year of production and an estimate of the price. I am not looking to sell it, but it would just be pleasant knowing a little more about information.
This organ is a Crown Organ made by George P. Bent. On the back in the upper left corner there is a 5. In the same spot, but in the top right corner, there are the numbers 3626.
I'm sorry for the little knowledge I can provide you with, but it seems to be all that I can find.

Hi James:

That number comes up 1890 under Bent.

I hope that helped.

With regard to price, you'll have to talk to someone whom is expert in organs.

You can try the Automatic Musical Instrument Society Association, or the local chapter of AGO, the American Guild of Organists.

Perhaps they will have the information you need.

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