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Antiques Roadshow; New Orleans, LA

11/11/2002

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Series
Antiques Roadshow
Program
New Orleans, LA
Program Number

619

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

Dan Elias and the ANTIQUES ROADSHOW crew open the New Orleans, Louisiana, show with a visit to the Presbytere, where the Louisiana State Museum pays homage to Mardi Gras. At the Morial Convention Center, the "bon temps roulez" all over the place. Among the diverse items brought for appraisal are a pair of exquisite Lalique sculptures, a carved wooden medallion, or "gang board," from the Civil War-era frigate Cincinnati, and an unusual decorative ceramic pot—made by a New Orleans art pottery club—valued at $15,000 to $20,000.

Duration

00:56:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
Antiques and Collectibles
Creators
Moreno, Aida (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Antiques Roadshow; New Orleans, LA,” 11/11/2002, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 20, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A23451E5E708462BB2333BA17C64E250.
MLA: “Antiques Roadshow; New Orleans, LA.” 11/11/2002. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 20, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A23451E5E708462BB2333BA17C64E250>.
APA: Antiques Roadshow; New Orleans, LA. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A23451E5E708462BB2333BA17C64E250
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