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Antiques Roadshow; Miami Beach, FL


Miami Beach, FL - Hour 1 EE Master - Texted, Mixed, No CC First Air Date: 01/03/11

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Antiques Roadshow
Miami Beach, FL
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Series Description

ROADSHOW is part adventure, part history lesson, part treasure hunt. 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 truth about these finds. Series hosT 100-400: Chris Jussel; Series hosT 5-600: Dan Elias. Series release date: 1997

Program Description

The series' season premiere, Monday, January 3 at 8/7C PM ET on PBS includes the second-highest-value appraisal ever featured on ANTIQUES ROADSHOW—a tantalizing sparkle of what awaits viewers in this crystal anniversary season.

ROADSHOW presents 20 brand-new episodes in 2011, including two ANTIQUES ROADSHOW Special Editions scheduled for the fall: "Tasty Treasures" and "Forever Young."

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW, with host Mark L. Walberg, kicked off its crystal anniversary season in Miami Beach, Florida, celebrating 15 years of discovering America's hidden treasures.

1501, 01/03/2011: In Miami, a rare piece of George Ohr pottery would be valuable but for the later-added overglaze. Leslie Keno appraises a Federal bow front chest of drawers with tiger maple veneers at $50,000 - $70,000. Karen Keane takes Mark Walberg shopping for vintage finds for prices high and low in Miami, an Art Deco mecca. A poster of "The Wild One" featuring Marlon Brando is worth $3,000 - $4,000 despite being a reissue. Artist proofs of never-published etchings by Salvator Dali, some with corrections and additions in Dali's own hand, are valued at $80,000. Additional appraisals include: 1859 Brooklyn Atlantics Presentation Baseball Appraised Value: $20,000 - $30,000; 18th-Century Spanish Necklace & Earrings Appraised Value: $12,000 - $15,000; Emile Gallé Glass Vases, ca. 1890 Appraised Value: $40,000; Alexander Calder Mobile, ca. 1950 Appraised Value: $400,000 - $1,000,000; Albert Bierstadt Mountain Landscape Oil, ca. 1875 Appraised Value: $50,000

Field Trip: A Retail Hunt for Mid-Century Modern Items: M.A.D.E. (Miami Antique & Design Expo); Sabina Danenberg Antiques; The Coop Thrift Shop

1502, 01/10/2011: In Miami, a puppeteer brings puppets he made in the likeness of 1950s television celebrities, appraised by Noel Barrett for $10,000 to $15,000. Kevin Zavian gives tips on selling your gold and shows host Mark Walberg how tell if you have real gold or a gold-like piece of jewelry. Peter J. Shemonsky values a collection of diamond and platinum jewelry at over $100,000. Additional appraislas include: Early 19th-Century Marquesas Island Stilt Step Appraised Value: $7,000 - $8,000; Winston Churchill Archive, ca. 1955 Appraised Value: $12,000; Jared French Study for "Safe," ca. 1937 Appraised Value: $20,000; Paul Sormani "Table Ambulante," ca. 1867 Appraised Value: $4,000 - $10,000; Ovchinnikov Russian Enamel & Silver Kovsh Appraised Value: $18,000; 1908 Newcomb College Pottery Vase Appraised Value: $30,000 - $40,000

Field trip: Tips on Selling Gold: The City of Miami Beach; Loews Miami Beach Hotel

1503, 01/17/2011: In Miami, Georg Jensen flatware purchased at a yard sale for $25 is valued at $10,000-$15,000. A man whose father guarded prisoners during the Nuremberg Trials brings in a folder containing the autographs of such Nazi war criminals as Hermann Goering and Rudolf Hess, appraised for $3,000. Eric Silver accompanies host Mark Walberg to the Wolfsonian-FIU to see objects from various World's Fairs. A rare Jimi Hendrix concert poster, despite having tears and water damage, is worth $20,000. A painting of a young girl by American artist John George Brown, better known for his paintings of street urchins, is valued at $40,000-$60,000. Additional appraisals include: Johnson Furniture Company Art Deco Table, ca. 1955 Appraised Value: $5,000 - $9,000; 1956 Gretsch Chet Atkins Model 6120 Guitar with Case Appraised Value: $12,000 - $15,000; Boucheron Healing Stone Necessaire, ca. 1885 Appraised Value: $10,000 - $12,000; Qing Dynasty Copper Red Glazed Porcelain Imperial Vase, ca. 1730 Appraised Value: $30,000 - $50,000.

Field Trip: World's Fair Objects: The Wolfsonian-Florida International University



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Antiques and Collectibles
Moreno, Aida (Series Producer)
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