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Airs Monday, Dec. 30, 2019 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV

Nancy Druckman (left) appraises an Elijah Pierce preaching stick, ca. 1950.

Credit: Courtesy of Luke Crafton for WGBH, ©WGBH 2018

Above: Nancy Druckman (left) appraises an Elijah Pierce preaching stick, ca. 1950.

Part adventure, part history lesson, and part treasure hunt, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is a 13-time Emmy® Award-nominee and PBS' most-watched ongoing series.

Mark L. Walberg hosts.

Appraisal: 1927 Rookwood Shirayamadani "Black Opal"

Check out Stuart Whitehurst's appraisal of a 1927 Rookwood Shirayamadani "Black Opal" Vase, from St. Louis (Hour 2).

Discover spectacular St. Louis treasures, including 1927 Rookwood Shirayamadani black opal vase; an Elijah Pierce preaching stick from around 1950; and an Ozark Airlines poster dating to around 1960.

Which is the big find of the hour?

View behind-the-scenes photos from the 2017 appraisal event in St. Louis, Missouri.

Photo credit: Courtesy of Luke Crafton for WGBH, ©WGBH 2018

Jonathan Snellenburg (right) appraises a Ball "Order of Railway Conductors" watch, ca. 1900.

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Appraisal: 1864 Abraham Lincoln Presidential Letter

Check out Ken Sanders' appraisal of an 1864 Abraham Lincoln Presidential Letter, from St. Louis (Hour 2).

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