ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Vintage Rochester
Airs Monday, June 15, 2015 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Credit: Courtesy of WGBH Boston
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.
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"Vintage Rochester" - Back in 1998, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW traveled to Rochester, New York, and appraised items including a painting by Frank Zappa, a van Munster violin and a Minton vase. One of these items increased more than five times in value and another has dropped by more than $1,000. Tune in to find out which item’s value has soared and which one’s is sinking.
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Appraisal: Frank Zappa Painting, ca. 1960
Appraisal: 1671 van Munster Violin
Appraisal: Egyptian Revival Pin, ca. 1920
Appraisal: Wendell Castle Molded Furniture, ca. 1970
Appraisal: 1853 Colton U.S. Wall Map
Appraisal: Gold & Topaz Jewelry Set, ca. 1835
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