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Churchill Downs Racetrack Hour 3 (#2315H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Giddy up for great appraisals at Churchill Downs Racetrack, such as a Chinese gilt bronze Bodhisattva, CA. 1650, a Nicolai Fechin oil portrait and an 1861 Fred Kaiffer caved holly sewing box. Guess which is valued at $60,000-$150,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, May 26, 2019 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Biloxi, MS - Hour One (#1513H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In Biloxi, Mississippi, host Mark L. Walberg joins appraiser David Rago for a look at the eccentric pottery of George Ohr, overlooked in his lifetime during the mid-19th and early 20th centuries, but now the celebrated centerpiece of Biloxi's Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art. Highlights include a circa 1950 Walter Anderson linocut; an 1899 "Buffalo Bill" poster; and a 1928 Art Deco, bronze sculpture of dancers from the Russian Ballet, created by Romanian artist Demeter Chiparus and valued at $100,000 to $150,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, May 27, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, May 28, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 28, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me

Biloxi, MS - Hour Two (#1514H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

With NASA's John C. Stennis Space Center near Biloxi, Mississippi as a backdrop, host Mark L. Walberg joins appraiser Noel Barrett to explore the world of vintage space toys. Highlights include a 1943 National League signed baseball; a circa 1770 sword used in the Revolutionary War; and a beautifully preserved 1811 silk-on-silk embroidery, made in Philadelphia and taken from an English print valued at $40,000 to $50,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, May 27, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, May 28, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me

Biloxi, MS - Hour Three (#1515H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In Biloxi, Mississippi, host Mark L. Walberg joins appraiser Beth Szescila at the Walter Anderson Museum of Art to discuss how the beauty of the southern landscape and its creatures inspired the paintings and prints of this prolific, 20th-century Mississippi native. Highlights include a suit worn by Olivia de Haviland in the 1943 film Princess O'Rourke; a circa 1890 French industrial clock; and four 1827 watercolor portraits attributed to "The Guilford Limner, " a mysterious North Carolina-based artist who never signed his work, valued conservatively at $60,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 4, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me

San Diego, CA - Hour One (#1504H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Marshall Martin head to the world-renowned San Diego Zoo to discuss the appeal of vintage Steiff animals, the plush-toy phenomenon started more than 130 years ago. Highlights include an original, handwritten draft of the 1933 popular American song "Stormy Weather," recorded by the likes of Lena Horne, Frank Sinatra and Ella Fitzgerald; an heirloom circa 1864 Tiffany cameo complete with a collection of authentic period jewelry; and a turn-of-the-century aristocratic portrait by Robert Henri, valued at $250,000 to $350,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 10, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 11, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 11, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me

San Diego, CA - Hour Two (#1505H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Host Mark L. Walberg meets appraiser Rafael Eledge aboard the USS Midway, the longest-serving U.S. Navy aircraft carrier of the 20th century, to discuss the evolution of a 19th-century sailor's side arm: the cutlass. Highlights include an 18th-century ivory carved creche that could be worth up to 30 times what the owner paid for it; a beautifully preserved banner from George Washington's inauguration ball; and a circa 1900 Turkmenistan rug, valued at $125,000 to $150, 000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 10, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 11, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 12, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me

Vintage St. Paul (#2316H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Discover which marvelous Minnesota treasure has skyrocketed in the market since its original 2004 appraisal and is now ROADSHOW's highest valued treasure ever at $2 million to $3 million.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 17, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 18, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 18, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jun 23, 2019 -- 4:00pm Remind me

San Diego, CA - Hour Three (#1506H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Nicholas Lowry head to San Diego's Allen Airways Flying Museum to look at some of the earliest-known posters of mechanical flight. Highlights include "Captain America" and "Fantastic Four" co-creator Jack Kirby's personal collection of comics from the 1930s to the 1970s; a set of circa 1915 Cartier cuff links, buttons and studs; and an original Hortus Eystettensis, the groundbreaking collection of botanical illustrations published in 1613, valued at $250,000 to $350,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 17, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 18, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me

Vintage Reno (#2317H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Go "all in" on updated appraisals from the 2004 ROADSHOW in Reno, including a 1951 inscribed Lone Ranger mask, a 1954 Stevan Dohanos cover illustration and a Cartier cigarette case from around 1910. Which item has doubled in value to $80,000?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 24, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 25, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 25, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 27, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me

Vintage Charleston (#1926H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Look back to 2000 and learn what has since happened in the antiques market. Highlights include Newcomb College vases, Fred Meyer photographs, ca. 1900, and a Leon Julien Deschamps bronze. Learn which item is now worth $55,000-$60,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 24, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 25, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
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    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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