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Cats & Dogs (Episode #1619H)

KQED 9: Thu, Nov 22, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

Whether it's a ceramic dog or a painted cat, this special is chock full of appraisals featuring felines and canines - in sculpture, on canvas and in many other forms. Take a look at an original "Hush Puppy" mascot, dog portraits and one "naughty cat" bronze.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Milwaukee, Wi - Part 2 (Episode #1118&)

KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

In Milwaukee, Wisconsin, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Nicholas Lowry peruse the world's largest collection of posters by French lithographer Jules Cheret, best known for his colorful advertisements for the Moulin Rouge. At the Midwest Airlines Center, appraisers get a kick out of the objects arrayed for their evaluation, including a charming 1772 needlework sampler crafted by the youngster who would become renowned clockmaker Aaron Willard's wife; a lovely circa 1890 Japanese bronze sculpture of a peasant woman and baby; and a ruby and diamond bracelet, purchased by the owner's great-grandmother - a German countess - from Austria's Empress Eugenie in the 1890s, with an auction estimate of $30,000 to $35,000

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Naughty Or Nice (Episode #1420H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 2:00 AM

This AR special edition makes a list and checks it twice. Enlivening the year-end holiday season, this lineup of favorite appraisals from past seasons will satisfy everyone's wish list. Highlights include: an 1863 Temperance lithograph illustrating the evils of imbibing spirits; a letter from Gerald Ford, written when he was House Minority Leader, to his kindergarten teacher in Michigan who called him "naughty little Gerry Ford"; and a dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in the film Some Like It Hot that was so tight she had to be sewn into it, valued at $150, 000 to $250,000.

Milwaukee, Wi - Part 2 (Episode #1118&)

KQED Plus: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

In Milwaukee, Wisconsin, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Nicholas Lowry peruse the world's largest collection of posters by French lithographer Jules Cheret, best known for his colorful advertisements for the Moulin Rouge. At the Midwest Airlines Center, appraisers get a kick out of the objects arrayed for their evaluation, including a charming 1772 needlework sampler crafted by the youngster who would become renowned clockmaker Aaron Willard's wife; a lovely circa 1890 Japanese bronze sculpture of a peasant woman and baby; and a ruby and diamond bracelet, purchased by the owner's great-grandmother - a German countess - from Austria's Empress Eugenie in the 1890s, with an auction estimate of $30,000 to $35,000

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Naughty Or Nice (Episode #1420H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 8:00 PM

This AR special edition makes a list and checks it twice. Enlivening the year-end holiday season, this lineup of favorite appraisals from past seasons will satisfy everyone's wish list. Highlights include: an 1863 Temperance lithograph illustrating the evils of imbibing spirits; a letter from Gerald Ford, written when he was House Minority Leader, to his kindergarten teacher in Michigan who called him "naughty little Gerry Ford"; and a dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in the film Some Like It Hot that was so tight she had to be sewn into it, valued at $150, 000 to $250,000.

Cats & Dogs (Episode #1619H)

KQED 9: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 8:00 PM

Whether it's a ceramic dog or a painted cat, this special is chock full of appraisals featuring felines and canines - in sculpture, on canvas and in many other forms. Take a look at an original "Hush Puppy" mascot, dog portraits and one "naughty cat" bronze.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Nov 13, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 13, 2012 -- 2:00 AM

Junk in the Trunk 2 (Episode #1621H)

KQED 9: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 8:00 PM

This special features never-before-seen appraisals from AR's Season 16 tour. Travel through El Paso, Atlanta, Minneapolis and more to enjoy new appraisals such as a Missouri Regiment Colt Pistol worth more than $22,000, sapphire and diamonds from Tiffany, and Dr. Seuss' signature.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 -- 2:00 AM

San Jose, CA - Hour Three (Episode #1418H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Nicholas Lowry visit Stanford University's Hoover Institution and its huge collection of political posters and discuss the origins of Uncle Sam. Valuable find: A collection of three Great Basin baskets made in Nevada and given a conservative auction estimate of $60,000 to $75,000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Salt Lake City, Ut - Part 2 (Episode #1114)

KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

Host Mark L. Walberg is joined by AR appraisers Leigh and Leslie Keno for a tour of what may be the largest antique furniture store in America: Euro Treasure Warehouse, with some 40,000 pieces the owner had shipped from Europe. At the Salt Palace Convention Center, appraisers discover treasures with local roots, including a writing desk made by the owner's great-grandfather, Robert Nell, one of the original Mormon pioneers; a mid-19th-century shotgun passed down from the owner's great-great-grandfather, an employee of the Overland Mail Company stagecoach service; and an extremely rare, 1851 first edition copy of The Pearl of Great Price - the third volume of Mormon scripture - inherited from the owner's grandfather and valued at $45, 000 to $55,000.

San Jose, CA - Hour Three (Episode #1418H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 2:00 AM

Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Nicholas Lowry visit Stanford University's Hoover Institution and its huge collection of political posters and discuss the origins of Uncle Sam. Valuable find: A collection of three Great Basin baskets made in Nevada and given a conservative auction estimate of $60,000 to $75,000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Salt Lake City, Ut - Part 2 (Episode #1114)

KQED Plus: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Host Mark L. Walberg is joined by AR appraisers Leigh and Leslie Keno for a tour of what may be the largest antique furniture store in America: Euro Treasure Warehouse, with some 40,000 pieces the owner had shipped from Europe. At the Salt Palace Convention Center, appraisers discover treasures with local roots, including a writing desk made by the owner's great-grandfather, Robert Nell, one of the original Mormon pioneers; a mid-19th-century shotgun passed down from the owner's great-great-grandfather, an employee of the Overland Mail Company stagecoach service; and an extremely rare, 1851 first edition copy of The Pearl of Great Price - the third volume of Mormon scripture - inherited from the owner's grandfather and valued at $45, 000 to $55,000.

San Jose, CA - Hour Three (Episode #1418H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 8:00 PM

Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Nicholas Lowry visit Stanford University's Hoover Institution and its huge collection of political posters and discuss the origins of Uncle Sam. Valuable find: A collection of three Great Basin baskets made in Nevada and given a conservative auction estimate of $60,000 to $75,000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Unique Antiques (Episode #1120)

KQED 9: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 3:00 PM

This special showcases some of the most outlandish, kitschy and downright morbidly fascinating antiques and collectibles of the series' last decade. Warning: These objects have been appraised by trained professionals; don't try this at home! Highlights include a Weller pottery humidor in the shape of a skull; a chair once belonging to Chang Boker, the owner's great-grandfather and half of the 19th-century's world famous conjoined twins, Chang and Eng; and a collection of tin cans salvaged from a 19th-century dump and valued at $10,000 to $14,000.

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