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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Detroit, Mich. - Hour 3

Airs Monday, May 2, 2016 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV

Above: Kathleen Bailey (left) appraises Tiffany vases, ca. 1910 for $13,500 in Detroit, Michigan.

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.

Courtesy of Jeff Dunn for ANTIQUES ROADSHOW

Leslie Keno (right) appraises a 1968 Le Corbusier "LC4" lounge chair for $3,000 to $4,000 in Detroit, Michigan.

"Detroit, Mich." (Hour Three) - ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is in Detroit, Michigan, as host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Eric Silver travel to Saarinen House at Cranbrook Academy of Art to discuss renowned architect and designer Eliel Saarinen.

Highlights include a Charles Schulz signed letter and drawing of his beloved “Peanuts” character Linus; letters from Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud discussing Russian ballet dancer Vaslav Nijinsky, found tucked inside a book; and two etchings, one by Edward Hopper and one by John Sloan, that were a surprise gift to the owner in the 1970s and are now valued at $105,000.

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