last one of these that I saw auctioned went for a lot more, but was in better condition. Just another example of collectors pushing up prices way beyond the intrinsic value because of rarity. Makes no sense to me. I know sellers need to make a profit/living, but...
I think the word your looking for Kev starts with "G" and rhymes with reed...
Trouble is they are bought by investors and never used. Saxes of any vintage are meant to be played.