ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Raleigh, North Carolina - Hour Two
Airs Monday, October 6, 2014 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV
Thursday, October 2, 2014
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.
Behind the Scenes in Raleigh
View photos from ROADSHOW'S visit to Raleigh, North Carolina on Saturday, June 27, 2009.
SLIDESHOW: What Was Behind the Wyeth Watercolor?
Check out what the owner found when he took the cover off the back of "The Trammel"!
"Raleigh" (Hour Two) - ROADSHOW visits the North Carolina Museum of History with appraiser J. Michael Flanigan to look at the work of Thomas Day, a free man of color who became the most famous North Carolina furniture maker of the 19th century.
Highlights include a circa 1800 eastern North Carolina bottle case on stand; an 1812 needlework sampler; and a 1985 Andrew Wyeth watercolor, whose owner benefited from a tug-of-war between art dealers, valued at $450,000.
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