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#2037192 - 02/21/13 09:05 PM Can someone tell me about my piano?  
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Hi,

I have a Kimball upright that was purchased by my parents when I was 3 (around 52-53 years ago). It has a serial number of 148517 and has three panels of roses on vines on the front of it. There is a decal of a columbian expedition inside the case by the top right of the strings. I have been told it's a 1907 or 1917 but I don't remember.

Thanks, Tom

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#2037200 - 02/21/13 09:16 PM Re: Can someone tell me about my piano? [Re: thl0184]  
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From the data on the site below the serial number would be from about 1905, and the Colombian Exposition prize was awarded in 1893.

http://www.bluebookofpianos.com/kimball.htm

Rob

#2037654 - 02/22/13 07:03 PM Re: Can someone tell me about my piano? [Re: miscrms]  
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smile Thank you Rob that's good to know.


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