ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Grand Rapids, Mich. - Hour Three
Airs Monday, September 23, 2013 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
Friday, September 20, 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. Mark L. Walberg hosts.
Behind the Scenes in Grand Rapids
View photos from ROADSHOW's visit to Grand Rapids, Michigan, on August 9, 2008.
"Grand Rapids, Mich." (Hour Three) - ANTIQUES ROADSHOW’s stop in Grand Rapids includes a detour to the Holland Museum in Holland, Michigan — and a nod to Western Michigan’s Dutch roots — for a look at Delft tiles through the centuries.
Highlights include a rare, Stickley music cabinet designed by Harvey Ellis; a painting by French artist Édouard Cortès that’s authenticated in a very enlightening way; and a pair of prop spears used in the 1939 classic film "The Wizard of Oz," estimated to be worth $30,000.
This episode originally aired in 2009.
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