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Anaheim, Hour Three (#1815H) Duration: 55:46 STEREO TVG

AR is in Anaheim, California, where host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Rosie Sayyah head to Joseff Jewelry to discuss Hollywood costume jewelry. Highlights include an 18th-century Chinese cinnabar lacquer box that was originally created as gift wrapping and is appraised for $40,000 to $60,000; a collection of wanted posters found in southern California hotel ledgers, ca. 1900, featuring a Butch Cassidy wanted circular; and a shadow box attributed to Joseph Cornell that was found in the trash by the owner's father and could fluctuate in value from $100 to $150,000, depending on authentication.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 26, 2016 -- 2:00am
  • KQED 9: Fri, Jul 29, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Vintage New Orleans (#2022H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Travel back 15 years to see our take on treasures then and now. Highlights include a New Orleans art pottery jardiniere, an 1858 map of lower Mississippi and a 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers World Series ball. Which item's value jumped to $150,000-$200,000?

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Aug 1, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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Vintage Atlanta (#1625H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

1998 marked the 16th running of the Athens to Atlanta Road Skate, 87 miles long and America's oldest road skating race, and AR's first visit to Hotlanta. In the ensuing 14 years, a collection of documents related to golf legend Bobby Jones sped from an original estimate of $15,000 to a current value of $20,000 to $25,000, while an 1841 letter by Abraham Lincoln rolled from a brisk $75,000 to $125,000 to a slower-paced $60,000 to $80,000.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Aug 1, 2016 -- 9:00pm Remind me
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Vintage San Diego (#2023H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

See memorable items appraised at the 2001 San Diego Roadshow. Highlights include a Dr. Seuss "Kangaroo Bird," a Tiffany & Co. yellow diamond pendant and a 1781 George Washington lifetime print. Find out which treasure has a $75,000 value increase!

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Aug 8, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 9, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 12, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 14, 2016 -- 11:00am Remind me
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Vintage Houston (#1624H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In 1998, Dr. Ferid Murad of the UT-Houston Medical School won the Nobel Prize in medicine for his work on the cardio-vascular system, while AR made hearts palpitate with its first visit to H-Town. 14 years later, a 19th-century Chinese jade scepter, originally appraised for $1500 to $2500, has spiked to a radiantly healthy $50, 000 to $80,000, while a 1912 Titanic menu went from a heart-stopping $75,000 to $100,000 to a less pulse-quickening $50,000 to $75,000.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 11, 2016 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Vintage Miami (#2024H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Look back to 2001 to learn what has since happened in the antiques market. Highlights include a John Lehman stoneware jug from around 1870, a 34-Star Civil War flag and a Rene Portocarrero painting, ca. 1958. Which item's valuation soared to $125,000?

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Aug 15, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 16, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 19, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
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Anaheim, Hour Two (#1814H) Duration: 55:46 STEREO TVG

AR travels to Anaheim, California, where host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Richard Johnston head to Rickenbacker International Corporation to discuss vintage electric guitars. Highlights include two pairs of performance shoes that belonged to "The Beverly Hillbillies" star Buddy Ebsen; a jade jewelry collection that includes a necklace, ring and earrings, appraised for $30,000 to $36, 000; and an oil painting titled Sacre-Couer et Moulin, by French artist Maurice Utrillo, valued at $80,000 to $120,000.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 18, 2016 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Vintage Pittsburgh (#1627H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In 1997, The Haters, one of the earliest and best known conceptual art and "noise" bands, performed their latest release, "Drunk on Decay," live in Pittsburgh. AR's event in the Steel City was a sober affair featuring such bright new discoveries as a gold, silver and ruby bracelet whose value has shined up from $6000 to a current $10, 000 to $12,000, while the value of a handsome Victorian sideboard has crumbled from $12,000 to $15,000 to $5000 to $8000.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 5, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Vintage Richmond (#1727H) Duration: 56:17 STEREO TVG

AR revisits items appraised in Richmond, Virginia, back in 1998. A Cartier desk clock has increased in value from a 1998 appraisal of $ 10,000 to $15,000 to an updated estimate of $25,000 to $35,000. Meanwhile, a Royal Doulton bear has dropped from an original appraisal of $5000 to $7000 to a current valuation of $3000 to $5000. Other items featured include 1956 World Series baseballs, a Carnegie autograph album and a collection of diamond and ruby jewelry.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 5, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 11, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Richmond, Hour One (#1816H) Duration: 56:16 STEREO TVG

In Richmond, Virginia, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Reid Dunavant travel to the Virginia Museum of Fine Art to talk about silver coffee and teapots. Highlights include a late19th -century Albert Neuhuys watercolor that was bought by a very young collector for $2 and is now valued at $1000 to $1500; a 1982 UNC championship signed basketball featuring teammates Michael Jordan, James Worthy, Sam Perkins and more; and an early 20th-century Alice R.H. Smith watercolor that originally belonged to the owner's mother, a close family friend of the artist, now appraised for $85,000.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 5, 2016 -- 9:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 10, 2016 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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Richmond, Hour Two (#1817H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

AR stops in Virginia's capital city, where host Mark L.Walberg attempts to stump appraiser Sebastian Clarke on Federal-era materials at the Wilton House Museum. Highlights include a 1765 Thomas Pitts silver epergne that was previously used to hold flowers instead of desserts and is now valued at $15,000 to $50,000; a Leveille-Rousseau perfume bottle, ca. 1890, bought at a Virginia flea market for around $20 and now appraised at between $6000 and $8000; and a Tiffany & Co. brooch, ca. 1937, found in the spare-button envelope of a dry cleaning business and valued at $65,000.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 12, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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Richmond, Hour Three (#1818H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

While AR is in Richmond, Virginia, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Gary Sullivan visit Colonial Williamsburg to discuss tall case clocks. Highlights include a collection of Langston Hughes-signed first editions, bought at an estate sale for $1 per book, now valued at $ 8000 to $10,000; a 1935 Bride of Frankenstein pressbook, featuring many of the graphics used for the film's top posters; and an 1890 Frank Henry Shapleigh oil painting that was purchased for the look of the frame is appraised for $50,000 to $70,000.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 12, 2016 -- 9:00pm Remind me
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Vintage Boston (#2025H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Learn how the antiques market has evolved in the last 15 years. Highlights include a violin attributed to Johannes B. Ceruti, an 1836 Joseph H. Davis painting and a frontiersman's pipe tomahawk. Which item saw a value increase of up to $124,000?

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 19, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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Knoxville, Hour One (#1819H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

AR is in Knoxville, Tennessee, where host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Ken Farmer head to the Museum of Appalachia to discuss Appalachian musical instruments. Highlights include a Tiffany pottery vase, circa 1905, that was purchased at an estate sale for $75 and is now valued at $9000 to $12,000; a shoe belonging to Robert Wadlow, the tallest human recorded in history; and a Chinese gilt bronze Amida Buddah, circa 1550, that is unusual in size and is appraised for $40,000 to $60,000.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 19, 2016 -- 9:00pm Remind me
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Politically Collect (#1219) Duration: 55:14 STEREO TVG

AR throws its hat in the ring with this special edition, a salute to the presidential election and the keepsakes of political battles long past.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 26, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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Simply The Best (#1419H) Duration: 56:16 STEREO TVG

This special edition showcases objects deemed the finest examples of their kind ever seen on AR. Highlights include: a superlative pair of circa 1795, Massachusetts-made Federal side chairs, valued at $30,000 to $50,000; a staggeringly rare 19th-century Rhode Island rifle and powderhorn, valued at $100,000 to $120,000; and the "holy grail" of American women's suffrage movement posters - a timely reminder that 2010 is the 90th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution - valued at $10,000 to $15,000.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 26, 2016 -- 9:00pm Remind me
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    • Mon 6/27: DT9 PSIP issue for Over the Air viewers

      RESOLVED: PSIP was restored at apx 2:50pm Monday. Our signal should be ID’g as 9.1, 9.2 & 9.3 again. – – – – – (DT9.1, 9.2 & 9.3) Our Over the Air (OTA) signal for DT9 is still transmitting. However, we are aware that the PSIP information line in our OTA signal has stopped. Engineers […]

    • Mon 6/13: RESOLVED – KQED Plus (KQEH) Transmitter Off the Air (DT54.1 through 54.5)

      UPDATE: The signal was restored apx 5pm Monday. Most TVs will have recovered the signal on their own, but some viewers may need to do a rescan in order to re-acquire the signal. – – – – – – – – – – – – Our KQEH transmitter in the San Jose area has suffered […]

    • Mon 5/09/16: KQEH DT54 planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Monday 5/09 The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels at some point Monday (most likely early afternoon) for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna late-afternoon when work is completed. The change […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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