ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Vintage Richmond
Airs Monday, August 11, 2014 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
Friday, August 8, 2014
Credit: Courtesy of Jeff Dunn for WGBH
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.
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Learn about new developments surrounding appraisals from previous ROADSHOW segments.
"Vintage Richmond" - ANTIQUES ROADSHOW revisits items appraised in Richmond, Virginia, back in 1998. A Cartier desk clock has increased in value from a 1998 appraisal of $10,000 to $15,000 to an updated estimate of $25,000 to $35,000.
Meanwhile, a Royal Doulton bear has dropped from an original appraisal of $5,000 to $7,000 to a current valuation of $3,000 to $5,000.
Miss last week's show? Catch up on your appraisal watching in the ROADSHOW Archive. Search by city, episode, season, and more!
Appraisal: Cartier Gold Desk Clock, ca. 1928
Appraisal: 1956 World Series Baseballs
Appraisal: Royal Doulton Bear, ca. 1915
Appraisal: Carnegie Autograph Album
Appraisal: Lépine Watch Set, ca. 1850
Appraisal: 1909 Charles R. Knight Oil
Appraisal: Pear-Form Tea Caddy, ca. 1790
Appraisal: Solon Borglum "Blizzard" Bronze, ca. 1900
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