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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Corpus Christi, Texas - Hour 1

Airs Monday, May 1, 2017 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV

Credit: Courtesy of Jeffrey Dunn

Above: Appraiser Colleene Fesko (right) with a guest and his Diego Rivera painting.

On Jan. 7, 2013 ANTIQUES ROADSHOW, PBS’s most-watched primetime series, returned for Season 17 with its signature cross-country treasure hunt and another million-dollar discovery.

With 21 brand new episodes and six newly-restored episodes of “Vintage Roadshow,” ROADSHOW shares history through America’s untold stories. Host Mark L. Walberg welcomes viewers to join the journey through attics and basements, garage sales and dumpsters.

"Corpus Christi, Texas" (Hour 1) - In Corpus Christi, Texas, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW discovers a million-dollar item when a guest brings in a Diego Rivera oil painting created in 1904 when the artist was just 18 years old!

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: 1904 Diego Rivera "El Albañil" Oil Painting

Other highlights include a 1967 painting by Alexander Calder; a Japanese bronze depicting a mythical figure; and a giant Fisk “Tire Boy” sign valued at $8,000 to $12,000.

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Fisk Tire Boy "Time To Re-Tire" Sign, ca. 1920

Behind the Scenes in Corpus Christi

On Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012 ROADSHOW visited Corpus Christi, Texas, where we found proof that things really are bigger in the Lone Star State! View the slideshow

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Appraisal: Civil War Federal Group Tintype, ca. 1865

Appraisal: 1947 Signed Babe Ruth Photos

The Corpus Christi Feedback Booth

Guests in Corpus Christi find out some appraisals aren't the size of Texas--check out all the hits and misses.

Preview: ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Corpus Christi (Hour 1)

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