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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Vintage Los Angeles

Airs Monday, June 19, 2017 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV


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Look back 15 years to see what these memorable Los Angeles appraisals are worth today.

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: Disney Animation Art, ca. 1938

In Vintage Los Angeles, Elyse Luray-Marx appraises Disney Animation art, ca. 1938.

"Vintage Los Angeles" - Fifteen years after visiting Los Angeles, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW takes a look back to see what some of the most memorable appraisals are worth today. Some items have increased in value, while others haven't fared as well.

Appraisal: Tiffany Studios Lamp, ca. 1909

Watch David P. McCarron's appraisal of a Tiffany Studios lamp, ca. 1909, in Vintage Los Angeles.

Tune in to see items like Disney animation art, a 1906 Van Briggle vase, and a Tiffany lamp that was first appraised in 1998 at $30,000 to $40,000 and is newly appraised at $50,000 to $75,000.

Appraisal: 1906 Van Briggle Vase

Check out David Rago's appraisal of a 1906 Van Briggle vase, in Vintage Los Angeles.


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Appraisal: Doll Collection, ca. 1915

In Vintage Los Angeles, Richard Wright appraises a doll collection, ca. 1915.

Appraisal: Wemyss Pottery Piglet, ca. 1900

Check out Andrew Cheney's appraisal of a Wemyss Pottery piglet, ca. 1900, in Vintage Los Angeles.

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