A series for treasure seekers in which antiques professionals embark on a nationwide treasure hunt, scouring flea markets and antique shops for vintage valuables and selling their finds at auction in an engaging and friendly competition for profit and antiques acumen.
Market Warriors Previous Broadcasts
Antiquing In Cumming, GA (Episode #103H)
KQED 9: Mon, Jul 30, 2012 -- 9:00 PM
Miller, John, Bob and Kevin encounter some southern hospitality at the Lakewood 400 Antiques Market just outside Atlanta, Georgia. This week's challenge is to find vintage advertising, and in Coca-Cola country, there's plenty to find. Some notable picks include a rare Red Rock Cola piece,a Sterling Card case and an antique hobbyhorse. Their finds are auctioned at Cowan's Auction in Cincinnati, Ohio.
- KQED Life: Tue, Jul 31, 2012 -- 8:00 PM
- KQED 9: Tue, Jul 31, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
Antiquing In Philadelphia, PA (Episode #102#)
KQED 9: Mon, Jul 23, 2012 -- 9:00 PM
Miller, John, Bob and Kevin are in the City of Brotherly Love, working in close quarters at the 60-vendor Phila Flea Market. The challenge is to find costume jewelry - within their fixed budgets - with an eye to selling their finds for profit at auction. One picker will make a fatal mistake. Notable picks include a set by French jeweler Marcel Boucher and items such as a Playboy ice bucket and a Japanese mixed metal vase. It becomes clear whose strategy is working best when the items are auctioned at A.N. Abell Auction Company in Los Angeles.
- KQED 9: Mon, Jul 30, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
- KQED 9: Sun, Jul 29, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
- KQED Life: Sun, Jul 29, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
- KQED Life: Wed, Jul 25, 2012 -- 2:00 AM
- KQED Life: Tue, Jul 24, 2012 -- 8:00 PM
- KQED 9: Tue, Jul 24, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
Antiquing In Adamstown, PA (Episode #101H)
KQED 9: Mon, Jul 16, 2012 -- 9:00 PM
In the premiere, four pickers - Miller, John,Bob and Kevin - head to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, home to Renningers Adamstown, a large indoor/outdoor flea market, where they will be challenged to find mid-century modern items amid the Pennsylvania Dutch antiques. The pickers scour the market for key finds, which include an Eames chair, Moss floor lamp and a Tiffany jelly jar. The winning picker is determined at A.N. Abell Auction Company in Los Angeles, California, where their chosen items go under the hammer.
- KQED Life: Thu, Jul 19, 2012 -- 2:00 AM
- KQED Life: Wed, Jul 18, 2012 -- 8:00 PM
- KQED 9: Tue, Jul 17, 2012 -- 3:00 AM