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Antiques Roadshow; Dallas, TX (2009)


Dalllas, TX, Hour 1 EE Master - Texted, Mixed, No CC First Air Date: 1/26/2009

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Antiques Roadshow
Dallas, TX (2009)
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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

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1304: 1/26/2009: ANTIQUES ROADSHOW rides into Dallas, Texas, where everything is larger than life, including a few examples from a collection of more than 600 antique American flags. Appraisers at the Dallas Convention Center flag down another jaw-dropping piece of artwork: an 1847 oil painting by noted 19th-century artist James Henry Beard, titled The Illustrious Guest - featuring the famous American statesman Henry Clay as a guest in a tavern - valued at $300,000 to $500,000.

Appraisals include: Egyptian Revival Folk Art Library Table, ca. 1922 Appraised Value: $8,500; 20th-Century Gene Woodling Professional Baseball Archive Appraised Value: $85,000; Beggs Steam Train Set, ca. 1885 Appraised Value: $5,000 - $7,000; Gold Heirloom Booklink Chain, ca. 1840 Appraised Value: $12,500; French Bronze & Ivory Statues, ca. 1895 Appraised Value: $8,000 - $10,500; 1847 James Henry Beard Oil Painting, "The Illustrious Guest" Appraised Value: $300,000 - $500,000; Tiffany Studios Tea Screen, ca. 1900 Appraised Value: $15,000 - $20,000; 1830 Book of Mormon First Printing Appraised Value: $75,000

Field Trip: 28-Star American Flags: The Dallas Historical Society

1305: 2/2/2009: In Dallas, Texas, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Noel Barrett jump at an offer with no strings attached - a trip to see a private collection of more than 1,000 marionettes. At the Dallas Convention Center, appraisers uncover a virtual archeological dig in a desk: an heirloom 18th-century miniature whose drawers are stuffed with 300 years of family documents and history, valued at $100,000.

Appraisals Include: 1960 John F. Kennedy Campaign Poster Appraised Value: $6,000 - $8,00; English Victorian Wall Clock by Alfred James Tye, ca. 1870 Appraised Value: $3,500 - $4,000; Meiji Period Shoami Katsuyoshi Vases Appraised Value: $20,000 - $30,000; Samuel Halpert Oil Painting, "The Studio Interior," ca. 1910 Appraised Value: $20,000 - $45,000; American Surfing Ephemera, ca. 1960 Appraised Value: $15,000 - $20,000; New England Desk & Contents, ca. 1760 Appraised Value: $100,000; 1862 Sharps & Hankins Rifle Serial No. 1 Appraised Value: $10,000; Meissen Nodder, ca. 1860 Appraised Value: $8,000 - $12,000

Field Trip: Vintage Marionettes: Gary Busk

1306: 2/9/2009: Billy Haines Dining Table, ca. 1953 Appraised Value: $15,000 - $17,000; Frances H. Burnett Archive, ca. 1888 Appraised Value: $75,000 - $75,000; 1774 English Silver Soup Tureen Appraised Value: $10,000 - $15,000; American Folk Art Boy Rag Doll, ca. 1895 Appraised Value: $2,000 - $3,000; George Ohr Pottery Vases, Miniaure Jug & Bordello Tokens, ca. 1900 Appraised Value: $37,500 - $53,000; Ruth, Mantle & Maris Signed Baseball Appraised Value: $30,000 - $50,000; 1930 Guy Wiggins Oil Painting, "Old Trinity, New York Winter" Appraised Value: $50,000 - $80,000; William H. D. Koerner Painting, ca. 1935 Appraised Value: $150,000

Field Trip: Modern Silver: Dallas Museum of Art



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Antiques and Collectibles
Moreno, Aida (Series Producer)
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