ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Vintage Louisville
Airs Monday, June 22, 2015 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV
Monday, June 15, 2015
Credit: Courtesy of WGBH Boston
Bakelite Or Fakelite?
Get out your bangles and brushes: appraiser Gloria Lieberman and MARKET WARRIORS’ Miller Gaffney provide a couple of helpful hints on testing for real Bakelite. View the slideshow.
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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.
"Vintage Louisville" - ANTIQUES ROADSHOW takes a look back at some of the items appraised in Louisville back in 1998. A 19th-century folk art jug, which was originally appraised at $30,000 to $50,000, has since leaped in value to an estimated $100,000 to $150,000! Tune in for more updates on items like a South Carolina Slave Badge from 1810 and James Dean’s high school yearbook.
Appraisal: 19th-Century Folk Art Jug
Appraisal: 1907 Carl Everton Moon Painting
Appraisal: Thomas Molesworth Chair, ca. 1950
Appraisal: Stetson Cowboy Hat, ca. 1870
Appraisal: Tabletop Stereo Viewer, ca. 1870
Appraisal: Inscribed First Ed. "Mary Poppins"
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