$10,000 Flute Left In Cab Nine Years Ago Is Finally Returned

Walberg, however, called Brannen Brothers and gave them the instrument's serial number as well as the customer's information.  The company told Walberg that the $10,000 flute was now worth $12,960, as the instrument is made of precious metals and appreciates in value, the Times reported.

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