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Antiques Roadshow: Dallas, Texas - Hour Two

Airs Monday, October 28, 2013 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV


Credit: Courtesy of ©WGBH/Jeff Dunn

Above: The "Antiques Roadshow" event in Dallas, Texas, uncovers a virtual archeological dig in a desk when this guest (left) brings in an heirloom 18th-century miniature whose drawers are stuffed with 300 years of family documents and history. Appraiser Andrew Brunk of Brunk Auctions leaves the owner overjoyed when he values this treasure trove at $100,000.

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 Dallas

View photos from ROADSHOW'S visit to Dallas, Texas, June 28, 2008

In Dallas, Texas, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Noel Barrett jump at an offer with no strings attached — a trip to see a private collection of more than 1,000 marionettes.

Highlights include a circa 1870 English Victorian oak wall clock; a 1960 John F. Kennedy campaign poster; and an heirloom 18th-century miniature desk whose drawers are stuffed with 300 years of family documents and history, valued at $100,000.

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Dallas, Hour 2

Antiques Roadshow and host Mark L. Walberg ride into Dallas, Texas, where everything is larger than life.

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