Antiques Roadshow: Miami Beach, Florida - Hour One
Airs Monday, October 21, 2013 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
Friday, October 18, 2013
Specialists from the country's leading auction houses and independent dealers from across the nation travel throughout the United States offering free appraisals of antiques and collectibles. ANTIQUES ROADSHOW cameras watch as owners recount tales of family heirlooms, yard sale bargains and long-neglected items salvaged from attics and basements, while experts reveal the fascinating truths about these finds. Mark L. Walberg hosts.
"Miami Beach, Florida" (Hour One) - From Miami Beach, Florida, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW 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 ROADSHOW appraisals at $400,000 to $1,000,000! View a behind-the-scenes slideshow from Miami.
This episode originally aired in 2010. Miss last week's show? Catch up on your appraisal watching in the ROADSHOW Archive. Search by city, episode, season, and more!
Miami Beach, FL (Hour 1) - Preview
Appraisal: George Ohr Pitcher with Fake Glaze, ca. 1905
Appraisal: Alexander Calder Mobile, ca. 1950
Appraisal: Emile Galle Glass Vases, ca. 1890
Appraisal: Albert Bierstadt Mountain Landscape Oil, ca. 1875
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