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Dallas, Tx - Hour Two (Episode #1305#)

KQED 9: Tue, Oct 29, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

In Dallas, Texas, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Noel Barrett jump at an offer with no strings attached - a trip to see a private collection of more than 1000 marionettes. At the Dallas Convention Center, appraisers uncover a virtual archeological dig in a desk: an heirloom 18th-century miniature whose drawers are stuffed with 300 years of family documents and history, valued at $100,000.

Miami Beach, Fl - Hour Three (Episode #1503H)

KQED 9: Tue, Oct 29, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

Host Mark L. Walberg meets appraiser Eric Silver at Miami's Wolfsonian Museum to examine its large collection of World's Fair objects - from souvenir ash trays to Fair objects to spectacular works of fine art. Highlights include a rare, Qing Dynasty (early 18th century) vase; a 1956 Gretsch Chet Atkins Model 6120 guitar; and a charming oil painting by popular Victorian artist John George Brown, valued at $40,000 to $50,000.

Dallas, Tx - Hour Two (Episode #1305#)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 28, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

In Dallas, Texas, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Noel Barrett jump at an offer with no strings attached - a trip to see a private collection of more than 1000 marionettes. At the Dallas Convention Center, appraisers uncover a virtual archeological dig in a desk: an heirloom 18th-century miniature whose drawers are stuffed with 300 years of family documents and history, valued at $100,000.

Miami Beach, Fl - Hour Three (Episode #1503H)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 28, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Host Mark L. Walberg meets appraiser Eric Silver at Miami's Wolfsonian Museum to examine its large collection of World's Fair objects - from souvenir ash trays to Fair objects to spectacular works of fine art. Highlights include a rare, Qing Dynasty (early 18th century) vase; a 1956 Gretsch Chet Atkins Model 6120 guitar; and a charming oil painting by popular Victorian artist John George Brown, valued at $40,000 to $50,000.

Miami Beach, Fl - Hour One (Episode #1501H)

KQED 9: Sat, Oct 26, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

From Miami Beach, Florida, AR revs up for its 15th anniversary season premiere. Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Karen Keane scout for mid-century modern bargains at some of Miami's antiques and thrift shops. Highlights include a rare 1960 re-release movie poster for the iconic biker film The Wild One, starring Marlon Brando; a George Ohr vase with a surprising secret; and a 1940s mobile by Alexander Calder - grabbing the number two spot in the list of all-time highest value AR appraisals at $400,000 to $1,000,000!

Miami Beach, Fl - Hour Two (Episode #1502H)

KQED 9: Tue, Oct 22, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

In Miami Beach, Florida, host Mark L. Walberg is beachcombing for tips from appraiser Kevin Zavian about how to buy and sell gold. Highlights include an archive of correspondence and photos, circa 1965, marking the friendship between a cigar-loving Winston Churchill and the guest's Cuban great aunt and uncle; a stunning 1908 example of New Orleans' Newcomb College pottery; and an heirloom collection of vintage diamond rings and a necklace, estimated to be worth $80, 000 to $100,000.

Miami Beach, Fl - Hour One (Episode #1501H)

KQED 9: Tue, Oct 22, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

From Miami Beach, Florida, AR revs up for its 15th anniversary season premiere. Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Karen Keane scout for mid-century modern bargains at some of Miami's antiques and thrift shops. Highlights include a rare 1960 re-release movie poster for the iconic biker film The Wild One, starring Marlon Brando; a George Ohr vase with a surprising secret; and a 1940s mobile by Alexander Calder - grabbing the number two spot in the list of all-time highest value AR appraisals at $400,000 to $1,000,000!

Miami Beach, Fl - Hour Two (Episode #1502H)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 21, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

In Miami Beach, Florida, host Mark L. Walberg is beachcombing for tips from appraiser Kevin Zavian about how to buy and sell gold. Highlights include an archive of correspondence and photos, circa 1965, marking the friendship between a cigar-loving Winston Churchill and the guest's Cuban great aunt and uncle; a stunning 1908 example of New Orleans' Newcomb College pottery; and an heirloom collection of vintage diamond rings and a necklace, estimated to be worth $80, 000 to $100,000.

Miami Beach, Fl - Hour One (Episode #1501H)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 21, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

From Miami Beach, Florida, AR revs up for its 15th anniversary season premiere. Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Karen Keane scout for mid-century modern bargains at some of Miami's antiques and thrift shops. Highlights include a rare 1960 re-release movie poster for the iconic biker film The Wild One, starring Marlon Brando; a George Ohr vase with a surprising secret; and a 1940s mobile by Alexander Calder - grabbing the number two spot in the list of all-time highest value AR appraisals at $400,000 to $1,000,000!

Wichita, Ks - Hour Two (Episode #1308#)

KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 19, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

In Wichita, Kansas, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Gary Piattoni shed some light on the Wichita-based Coleman Company and the appeal of its iconic recreational and military lanterns and stoves. At the Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center, one lucky guest gets a big surprise when her set of 1914 and 1915 Cracker Jack baseball cards is estimated to be worth $30,000 to $40,000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Oct 20, 2013 -- 6:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Oct 20, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

Hartford, Ct - Hour Three (Episode #1318#)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 14, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

In Hartford, Connecticut, AR finds a sign of the times - actually a whole collection of antique inn and tavern signs - at the Connecticut Historical Society. Appraisal highlights include an heirloom early-19th-century Duncan Phyfe dressing table; a rare set of vintage jewelry by influential 20th-century designer Suzanne Belperron; and a watercolor signed by Katharine Hepburn - who gifted the owner with the piece when the actress was performing at the American Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford, Connecticut - valued at $ 15,000 to $20,000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Oct 15, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

Vintage San Francisco (Episode #1626H)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 7, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

The 1997-1998 rainfall season was the second wettest (47.22 inches) in the 149 seasons recorded beginning in 1849. AR's 1998 trip to the City by the Bay featured a modest-looking Eskimo hunting helmet with an estimated value that has swelled from its original $65,000 to $75, 000 to $100,000 to $125,000, while a 1385 English silver spoon declined from $10,000 to $20,000 to $5000 to $8000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Oct 13, 2013 -- 6:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 13, 2013 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 12, 2013 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Oct 8, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

Billings, MT - Hour Two (Episode #1511H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Oct 6, 2013 -- 6:00 PM

Surrounded by the spectacular scenery of a Montana ranch, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser John Sollo explore the works of Thomas Molesworth, a significant figure in the popularization of rustic, Western-style furnishings. Highlights include a 19th-century Japanese suit of armor; an 1874 oil painting by noted Swiss artist Luigi Rossi; and a unique housewarming gift - a circa 1825 Parisian gilt bronze plateau (serving tray) valued at $50,000 to $70,000.

Hartford, Ct - Hour One (Episode #1316H)

KQED Life: Sun, Oct 6, 2013 -- 11:00 AM

AR arrives in Hartford, Connecticut, then ventures to Mystic Seaport for a glimpse of America's maritime heritage expressed in the Seaport's collection of rare paintings. Appraisal highlights include a 1963 poster for a Joan Baez/Bob Dylan concert at New Haven Arena, brought by the artist's daughter; a pair of 18th-century silk shoes purportedly worn by one of George Washington's dance partners; and a collection of 200-year-old Wedgwood pottery buttons found in an attic and valued at $1500 to $2000 for the set.

Billings, MT - Hour Three (Episode #1512H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 5, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Host Mark L. Walberg meets appraiser Bruce Shackleford at Billing's Yellowstone Art Museum to look at its impressive collection of paintings by Joseph Henry Sharp - famous for his realistic depictions of American Indians. Highlights include a beautifully preserved 1843 artillery sword and belt; a circa 1925 sequined flapper dress and gold lame coat; and a circa 1925 heirloom collection of ruby, diamond and jade rings, valued at $60,000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Oct 6, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

Hartford, Ct - Hour One (Episode #1316H)

KQED 9: Tue, Oct 1, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

AR arrives in Hartford, Connecticut, then ventures to Mystic Seaport for a glimpse of America's maritime heritage expressed in the Seaport's collection of rare paintings. Appraisal highlights include a 1963 poster for a Joan Baez/Bob Dylan concert at New Haven Arena, brought by the artist's daughter; a pair of 18th-century silk shoes purportedly worn by one of George Washington's dance partners; and a collection of 200-year-old Wedgwood pottery buttons found in an attic and valued at $1500 to $2000 for the set.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 5, 2013 -- 3:00 PM
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