ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Billings, Mont. - Hour One
Airs Monday, April 11, 2011 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
Wednesday, April 6, 2011
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.
Behind the Scenes in Billings
View photos from ROADSHOW'S visit to Billings, Montana on Saturday, June 26, 2010.
"Billings, Mont." (Hour One) - ANTIQUES ROADSHOW host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Christopher Mitchell meet at Little Big Horn National Monument to discuss the weapons used in the infamous battle between American Indian warriors and Lt. Col. George Custer’s Seventh Cavalry Regiment.
Highlights include a 19th-century Chinese jade brush washer; a 1752 English silver coursing trophy; and a long-lost 19th-century Arthur Brown watercolor scene of Yellowstone National Park, valued at $75,000 to $125,000.
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