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Finding the Value of Antique Record Players

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Some antique record players are rare and, if they are in good condition, can be valuable. This is a guide about finding the value of antique record players.
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April 25, 20180 found this helpful

This is a guide about finding the value of a Caphart record player. Caphart record players date back before the Depression and forward several decades. The value of any individual player will depend on age, condition, and rarity.

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December 4, 2017

Does anyone know how much this cabinet record player is worth? It has been in the family for a while now.

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December 4, 20171 found this helpful
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If this is still in good working condition and both the radio and record player are working you unit is worth $180 to $250. However, if the record player or even the radio aren't working, then the until will only sell for $50 to $75.

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April 12, 2018

I can't seem to find any information on it. It's a dual 1015 record player in excellent condition and functioning and a Sylvania GTE AM FM radio. Any information would be greatly appreciated.

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April 12, 20180 found this helpful
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You did not ask for value - only information - (although value is always good) - so maybe you intend to keep this yourself?

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  • Very few of this type console is listed at on-line auctions as they are almost impossible to ship and that means anyone really interested would live in your area and be able to pick up the console.
  • Research is slow and time consuming but you could do some everyday and pick up pieces of information until you have a better picture of this unit.
  • I have found that it was made in 1966 and is probably in what is called the "Maestro Collection".
  • I will list a few sites that you may be able to contact someone and ask questions. Most of these sites will be collectors but those are the ones with all the knowledge.
  • antiqueradios.com/.../viewtopic.php?f=1&t=174274
  • www.vinylengine.com/faq.shtml#t30n16300
  • www.vintagesylvania.net/

If you would like to try for an appraisal here are a couple of links. This might give a lot of information but?

antiques.lovetoknow.com/Free_Antique_Appraisals_Online

Barneby's charges $17 for an appraisal.


www.barnebys.com/.../

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February 18, 2018

I have a Harmograph type H5135 working talking machine. I cannot find out how much it is worth. My intention is to sell it.
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February 19, 20181 found this helpful
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I only found out from this website that it was $113 in the first year of its sale www.radiomuseum.org/.../harmograph_h5135s.html

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I would contact a dealer or www.radiomuseum.org for their help.

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April 13, 2018

I have a Pathe record player. Is it worth something?

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April 13, 20181 found this helpful
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Ive seen them on eBay for $300-$500

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March 10, 2018

Would anyone be able to tell me how much this is worth? It is in excellent working condition.

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March 11, 20180 found this helpful

You need to know the manufacturer and the model number to make any kind of estimate as to its worth.

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March 12, 20180 found this helpful

Hitachi

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March 15, 20180 found this helpful

Not a lot of people will buy these today. However, there are many different ones listed online.

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In order to give you the best price who made this? Do you know about how old it is and if all the components are working?

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March 31, 20180 found this helpful

Not sure exactly how old it is, id say esrly 90s & it's manufactured by Hitachi model is T-55L. Still in great working condition & speakers that are with it also work great.

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March 31, 20180 found this helpful

it's manufactured by Hitachi model is
T-55L

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October 23, 2014

I own a RCA Victor record player/stereo. The speakers go up top with speaker covers, not included, (where the DVDs are stored). The record player goes in middle drawer (not included). 2 other drawers pull out as well. It is very heavy. It has the RCA Victor logo. How much is this particular piece worth?

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October 23, 20140 found this helpful

1961 RCA Victor Danish modern cabinet

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November 28, 2017

I can't for the life of me figure out what this is worth. It's been in my family for 4 generations. It is a Symphonic record player, model 148-33T, but the actual record part is a Garrard model 1025. It is a stereo with an 8-track as well. Photos attached any info would be very helpful!!

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November 28, 20170 found this helpful

Turntable part is worth about $200. The furniture would be extra.

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November 29, 20170 found this helpful

Worth of a record player.

Step 1
I searched E-Bay your item is not there.

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You can go on list what you wanted and they will make sure they e-mail it to you when it becomes available.

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December 9, 20170 found this helpful

Your console may be more valuable than some as you have a very good brand of record player as well as an 8-track player.

  • There are quite a few console record players listed on eBay but I did not see any record of a Symphonic player but I did see a set with a Garrard player.
  • https://www.eba  io-/201667241990
  • You can find a lot of different brands of consoles listed on eBay but the one thing you will have to note: almost all sets are "pick-up-only" which means they are too costly to ship.
  • This also means a buyer would most likely live within a few miles of your location and this limits the number of potential buyers to a very small number.
  • You can try and get an official appraisal but that would be for insurance purposes as very few actual sales meet an appraisal price/value.
  • Here are some links for similar consoles presently listed on eBay. Note that asking prices run from $50 to several thousand and the brands and condition also widely varied.
  • http://www.ebay  le-record-player
  • https://www.eba  ole&_sacat=0
  • Here is a link that shows consoles that sold and these prices and brands vary also.
  • https://www.eba  d=p2045573.m1684
  • Here is a link to a company that sells consoles and you may find something similar in their listings. They also appraise consoles but you can email them and ask for a quote.
  • https://www.aud  om/vintage-audio

If you wish to sell and are unable to find anything similar I would suggest you take a lot of photos and list it on eBay for several thousand dollars and see if you receive any inquiries - you can continue listing for several months (listing is not expensive but selling fees can run to 13% of the selling price).

If a value only is what you are looking for then you may need to pay for an official appraisal.

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March 11, 2018

I'm looking for a general estimate of value. I know that the record player does need a needle, but otherwise, everything looks good.

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March 12, 20180 found this helpful

The prices vary from $100 to over $500 on eBay.

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March 14, 20180 found this helpful

The cabinet isn't in the best of conditions and the record player needs a needle. You can probably get around $75 to $150 if you sell it like it is now.

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December 8, 2017

I have a True Tone vintage coffee table record player with a certificate of authenticity. It works great and is in very good condition. I can't seem to find anything similar to compare it to so I know how much to ask for. Thank you.

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December 8, 20170 found this helpful

One sold for $90 on eBay in 2014.
https://www.eba  5s-/221433695831

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December 9, 20170 found this helpful

There not worth anymore than 100 dollars on E-Bay.

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