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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Vintage Providence

Airs Monday, July 13, 2015 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV

Above: ANTIQUES ROADSHOW host Mark L. Walberg

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.

Appraisal Updates

Learn about new developments surrounding appraisals from previous ROADSHOW segments.

Things We Always See At ROADSHOW

Our experts see tons of all these items in their travels. Take a look — maybe you'll learn something about an antique in your attic!

"Vintage Providence" - Fifteen years after its first trip to Providence, Rhode Island, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW looks back to see what some of the most memorable objects are worth today. Some have increased in value, while others haven’t fared so well.

Highlights include a Maurice Brazil Prendergast color monotype, ca. 1895; a Cartier ruby and diamond compact; and an Edward Farmer jade and gold box first appraised at $80,000-$125,000 and now valued at $250,000-$350,000.

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Appraisal: Cartier Ruby & Diamond Compact


Appraisal: 1936 Peter Rabbit Handcar with Box


Appraisal: Boy Scout Neckerchief Slides

Watch Karen M. Keane's appraisal of Boy Scout neckerchief slides, in "Vintage Providence."


Appraisal: Edward Farmer Jade and Gold Box

Watch Lark E. Mason's appraisal of this Edward Farmer jade and gold box, in "Vintage Providence."


Appraisal: Jacob Maentel Watercolor, ca. 1810

In "Vintage Providence," Nancy Druckman appraises this Jacob Maentel watercolor, ca. 1810.