Piano, Organ, and Keyboard/yamaha piano price and year


I am looking for more information on a Yamaha No:G2 Nippon Gakki Baby Grand Piano serial number 324540, I would like to know when this piano was made and what value it has today?  Any other information on this piano would be appreciated.  Thank you, Lois

Hi Lois:

The piano was made in 1964.

In fact, and historically, the Asian pianos did not come into their own until the late 1980's.

However, the G2 was a work horse of a piano.

By now thought, this piano may have age related issues, specifically the pin block, so it's hard to tell value from here.

In very good condition, it may be worth as much as 5,000.00 USD.

If you need specific value tor selling or purchasing, you really need to get it evaluated first hand.

Go to http://www.ptg.org to find a registered technician.

I would refrain from any purchase of a used instrument without first hand knowledge.

I hope that helped.

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