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Antiques Roadshow: Des Moines, Iowa - Hour Two

Airs Monday, February 21, 2011 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV


Credit: Courtesy of Jeff Dunn for ANTIQUES ROADSHOW

Above: At "Antiques Roadshow" in Des Moines, this guest learns an incomplete but genuine 1623 Shakespeare First Folio, part of the original published collection of William Shakespeare’s plays, is estimated to have a significant worth of $40,000 to $50,000.

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In Des Moines, Iowa, "Antiques Roadshow" host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Francis Wahlgren explore an impressive extra-illustrated book set based on a biography of Charles Dickens at Salisbury House and Gardens, the estate of 1920s cosmetics tycoon Carl Weeks.

Highlights include: a collection of late 1950s and 1960s Lucy M. Lewis Acoma Pueblo pottery; an 1820 Russian Lukutin snuff box inscribed with the imperial arms of the Romanov dynasty; and an extremely rare 1623 Shakespeare First Folio, valued at $40,000 to $50,000.

Preview: Antiques Roadshow: Des Moines, Iowa - Hour Two

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Adam Patrick appraises a Russian Lukutin snuffbox, ca. 1840, from "Antiques Roadshow: Des Moines, Iowa - Hour Two."

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