ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Vintage Rochester
Airs Monday, August 5, 2013 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
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.
Appraise It Yourself
Things We Commonly See
These objects are all things our experts see loads of in their travels throughout the country. Take a look — maybe you'll learn a thing or two about an antique in your attic!
Learn about new developments surrounding appraisals from previous ROADSHOW segments.
App for iPhone and iPad
Join the fun as you test your appraisal skills on actual antiques from across the USA. The app incorporates only real antiques, photos, item histories and values, as appraised on the TV series. Your purchase supports PBS and ANTIQUES ROADSHOW.
"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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2013 ANTIQUES ROADSHOW “Golden Ticket” Sweepstakes
Enter ANTIQUES ROADSHOW's 2013 "Golden Ticket" Sweepstakes daily through July 31, 2013, for a chance to win a trip for two to the ROADSHOW this August in Richmond, Virginia.
This 3-day, 2-night trip features a VIP tour of the production venue, appraisals of your items, lunch with ROADSHOW staff, and an ANTIQUES ROADSHOW gift bag! Travel to Richmond must be from August 16-18, 2013. Enter at PBS.org/roadshowsweeps.
Vintage Rochester - Preview
Appraisal: Frank Zappa Painting, ca. 1960
Appraisal: 1671 van Munster Violin
Appraisal: Wendell Castle Molded Furniture, ca. 1970
Appraisal: 1853 Colton U.S. Wall Map
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