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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Detroit, Mich. - Hour Two

Airs Monday, February 3, 2014 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV

Above: Alasdair Nichol (right) appraises a Petrus van Schendel oil painting, ca. 1860, for $20,000 to $40,000 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

Paul Winicki (right) appraises a Swiss watch collection, ca. 1970, for $46,000 to $57,000 in Detroit, Michigan.

Courtesy of Jeff Dunn

Leigh Keno (right) appraises a Federal center table, ca. 1790, for $8,000 to $12,000 in Detroit, Michigan.

"Detroit, Mich." (Hour Two) - ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is revving up in Motor City as host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Noel Barrett head to the Ypsilanti Automotive Heritage Museum to explore model cars made by Hudson Car Company.

Highlights include Marvin Gaye’s 1964 passport, found inside an album, purchased for 50 cents at an estate sale; a Petrus van Schendel oil painting, ca. 1860, that exemplifies the artist’s famous candlelit scenes; and a signed photo album of President Abraham Lincoln and his cabinet and Senate, valued at $75,000 to $100,000, discovered while the guest was cleaning her grandmother’s basement.

ROADSHOW rolled into the COBO Center and discovered some fantastic finds in the Motor City. View the photos!

Miss last week's show? Catch up on your appraisal watching in the ROADSHOW Archive. Search by city, episode, season, and more! ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is on Facebook, and you can follow @RoadshowPBS on Twitter.

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Antiques Roadshow: Detroit, Mich. - Hour Two Preview

Above: Marvin Gaye’s 1964 passport, Petrus van Schendel oil painting and a signed Lincoln photo album.

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Appraisal: Swiss Watch Collection, ca. 1970

Above: Appraisal: Swiss Watch Collection, ca. 1970, from Detroit (Hour 2).