ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Miami Beach, Florida - Hour Two
Airs Monday, November 10, 2014 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
Friday, October 18, 2013
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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.
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"Miami Beach, Florida" (Hour Two) - In Miami Beach, Florida, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW host Mark L. Walberg is beach combing for tips from appraiser Kevin Zavian about how to buy and sell gold. Highlights include an archive of correspondence and photos, circa 1965, marking the friendship between a cigar-loving Winston Churchill and the guest’s Cuban great aunt and uncle; a stunning 1908 example of New Orleans’ Newcomb College pottery; and an heirloom collection of vintage diamond rings and a necklace, estimated to be worth $80,000 to $100,000.
This episode originally aired in 2010.
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Appraisal: Winston Churchill Archive, ca. 1955
Appraisal: 1950s Television Personality Puppets
Appraisal: Durand Art Glass Vase, ca. 1928
Appraisal: 1908 Newcomb College Pottery Vase
Web Appraisal: Early 20th-Century American Suffragette Banner
Web Appraisal: Art Deco Longwy Vase
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