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Antiques Roadshow; Cats and Dogs


1619 Cats & Dogs EE Master - Texted, Mixed, No CC First Air Date: 11/12/12

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Antiques Roadshow
Cats and Dogs
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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

Whether it’s a ceramic dog or a painted cat, this special is chock full of appraisals featuring felines and canines — in sculpture, on canvas and in many other forms. Take a look at an original “Hush Puppy” mascot, dog portraits and one “naughty cat” bronze.

Additional appraisals include: Gong Bell Manufacturing Company "Ding Dong" Bell Toy, Appraised Value: $3,500 - $4,500 (2000), Updated Value: $2,000 - $3,000 (2012); Carved Table, Appraised Value: $5,000 - $8,000 (2001) Updated Value: $3,500 - $5,000 (2012); Buster Brown Shoes Advertisement Sign, ca. 1919, Appraised Value: $5,000 - $10,000 (2003), Updated Value: $5,000 - $10,000 (2012); Fabergé Desk Set Straight Edge, ca. 1900, Appraised Value: $10,000 - $15,000 (2004); 19th-Century British Dog Portrait, Appraised Value: $12,000 - $18,000 (2007), Updated Value: $12,000 - $18,000 (2012); Minton Landseer Plates, ca. 1875, Appraised Value: $5,500 - $8,000 (2008), Updated Value: $4,500 - $5,500 (2012); Walter Anderson Pottery Cat, ca. 1945, Appraised Value: $6,000 - $20,000 (2009), Updated Value: $12,500 - $17,500 (2012); William Zorach Carved Wood Sculpture of a Cat, ca.1930, Appraised Value: $25,000 - $35,000 (2011), Updated Value: $35,000 - $40,000 (2012).

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Antiques and Collectibles
Moreno, Aida (Series Producer)
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