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Antiques Roadshow; Madison, WI (2010)


Madison, WI Hour 1 EE Master - Texted, Mixed, No CC First Air Date: 2/15/2010

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Antiques Roadshow
Madison, WI (2010)
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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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1407, 2/15/2010: Part 1 of 3 in Madison, Wis., features an heirloom art deco charm bracelet that may have a John D. Rockefeller link; a 1938 Martin D-18 guitar; and an angry 1976 letter from Frank Sinatra to Chicago Daily News columnist Mike Royko. Additional appraisals include: Inuit Shaman Spirit Mask, ca. 1900, Appraised Value: $10,000 - $18,000; Caughley Porcelain "Toy" Service, ca. 1780, Appraised Value: $3,000; John Steuart Curry Drawing and Oil & Grant Wood Oil Painting Appraised Value: $77,000 - $123,000; Buddy L Steam Shovel on Treads, ca. 1925 Appraised Value: $6,000; Fake Schrank Pennsylvania Cabinet Appraised Value: $3,000.

Field Trip: H.H. Bennett Photography: H.H. Bennett Studio

1408, 2/22/2010: Part 2 of 3 in Madison, Wis., features photos taken by noted photographer Edward Weston (1886-1958) that were taken in the late 1930s or early '40s; a table made by master furniture-maker George Nakashima (1905-90). Additional appraisals include: 1849 Prince Albert Presentation Horn to Professor John Anderson Appraised Value: $3,000 - $5,000; 1910 Bertha Schrader Oil Painting Appraised Value: $20,000 - $30,000; Italian Faience Centerpiece, ca. 1880 Appraised Value: $1,500 - $2,000; 18th-Century White Jade Pendant & Serpentine Frame, ca. 1900 Appraised Value: $3,800 - $6,200; Stickpin Collection, ca. 1900 Appraised Value: $60,000; 1893 Tiffany Columbian Exhibition Piece Appraised Value: $50,000 - $100,000.

Field Trip: Roadshow's Most Wanted: The Wisconsin Historical Society (artifacts missing from Wisconsin Museum)

1409, 3/1/2010: In Madison, Wis., items include a turn-of-the-century Japanese bamboo sculpture, Edwardian pearl earrings with art deco pendants and an oil painting by 19th-century artist Thomas Hill that's valued at $60,000 to $80,000. Additional appraisals include: Persian Bakshaish Rug, ca. 1885 Appraised Value: $8,000 - $10,000; Civil War Watch & Veteran's Medal Appraised Value: $6,000; Mable Morman & Robert Reid Paintings, ca. 1900 Appraised Value : $15,300 - $30,500; Walnut Reclining Chair, ca. 1876 Appraised Value: $2,500 - $3,500.

Field Trip: Baranger Motion Displays: The House on the Rock



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Antiques and Collectibles
Moreno, Aida (Series Producer)
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