Visit Your Local PBS Station PBS Home PBS Home Programs A-Z TV Schedules Watch Video Donate Shop PBS Search PBS

SUPPORT PROVIDED BY

Support ANTIQUES ROADSHOW by supporting public television! Give Today
  • ON TOUR
  • WATCH
  • SPECIAL FEATURES
  • SHOP
  • APPRAISERS
  • Appraisals

    Baltimore, Maryland: 2008

    ©iStockphoto.com/Nancy Louie

    Host Mark L. Walberg welcomed viewers to the 12th season of ANTIQUES ROADSHOW from Baltimore, Maryland.

    Hour 1 | Original Air Date: January 7, 2008 (#1201)

    ARTICLE: Mark Twain's "Aquarium"

    A closer look at Twain's intriguing "angel-fish" club — a group he formed to raise his spirits while encouraging young women in their artistic interests.

    SLIDESHOW: 1885 Chicago White Stockings

    Charles Anson, Billy Sunday, Michael "King" Kelly ... one of the very first crops of baseball legends. See a rare souvenir program from Opening Day, 1885.


    Hour 2 | Original Air Date: January 14, 2008 (#1202)

    ARTICLE: A Man and His Mural

    A closer look at Thomas Hart Benton's grand but controversial 1933 mural, "Parks, the Circus, the Klan, the Press."

    YOUR STORIES: Eric

    Eric from Crofton, Maryland, tells us about his baseball cards.


    Hour 3 | Original Air Date: January 21, 2008 (#1203)

    YOUR STORIES: Dawn

    Dawn from Columbus, Ohio, tells us about her African American doll, ca. 1900.


    More

    SLIDESHOW: Behind the Scenes in Baltimore

    Photos from ROADSHOW's visit to Baltimore, Maryland, on June 16, 2007.


    1885 Chicago Opening Day Baseball Program
    Simeon Lipman

    $8,000-$12,000
    HR 1


    Rock Crystal 6-Star Watch, 1891-1901
    Kevin Zavian

    $20,000-$30,000
    HR 1


    Steiff White Bear, ca. 1905
    Richard Wright

    $10,000-$12,000
    HR 1


    Plains & Prairie Indian Art
    Douglas Deihl

    $130,000-$200,000
    HR 1


    Peters Museum China Trade Collection
    Lark Mason

    $20,000-$30,000
    HR 1


    Barnum & Bailey Circus Poster, ca. 1896
    Nicholas Lowry

    $2,000-$3,000
    HR 1


    Early 20th-Century Gorham Leaded Glass Lamp
    David McCarron

    $10,000-$15,000
    HR 1


    Walter Launt Palmer Painting, ca. 1900
    Alan Fausel

    $50,000-$70,000
    HR 1


    "Angel-Fish" Pin from Mark Twain, ca. 1895
    Gloria Lieberman

    $1,500-$8,000
    HR 1


    1920s Edward Berge Bronze Sculptures
    Eric Silver

    $5,000-$7,000
    HR 1


    Coalport Dessert Set, ca. 1810
    David Lackey

    $20,000-$30,000
    HR 1


    1869 Dr. S. A. Mudd Presentation Cane
    Anne Igelbrink

    $5,000-$10,000
    HR 1


    Italian Micromosaic, ca. 1865
    Stephen Fletcher

    $8,000-$12,000
    HR 2


    Tramp Art Dresser
    Ken Farmer

    $6,000-$8,000
    HR 2


    1905 Van Briggle Vase
    David Rago

    $1,500-$2,000
    HR 2


    Martin 5K Ukulele, ca. 1928
    David Bonsey

    $10,000-$12,000
    HR 2


    Thomas Hart Benton Drawing, ca. 1933
    Kathleen Harwood

    $12,000-$18,000
    HR 2


    1810 Folk Art Painted Chest
    Andrew Brunk

    $8,000-$12,000
    HR 2


    Kwakiutl-Style Transformation Mask
    John A. Buxton

    $1,500-$2,000
    HR 2


    1863 Railroad Temperance Lithograph
    Donald Cresswell

    $2,200-$2,500
    HR 2


    Johnny Unitas 1958 Championship Jacket
    Simeon Lipman

    $40,000-$60,000
    HR 2


    Japanese Porcelain Lantern, ca. 1900
    Marley Rabstenek

    $10,000
    HR 2


    Nippon Hand-Painted Vase, ca. 1910
    Stuart Whitehurst

    $1,500-$1,800
    HR 2


    18th C. Man's Embroidered Vest
    Caroline Ashleigh

    $3,000-$5,000
    HR 2


    Edna Ferber's Copy of "Show Boat"
    Chris Coover

    $3,000-$5,000
    HR 2


    1906 W.L. Metcalf Oil Painting
    Debra J. Force

    $150,000
    HR 2


    Roseville Della Robbia Vase, ca. 1906
    Suzanne Perrault

    $10,000-$15,000
    HR 3


    1933 Trolley Car Card Ads
    Rudy Franchi

    $2,100-$2,600
    HR 3


    1971 George Nakashima Conoid Bench
    Karen M. Keane

    $45,000-$45,000
    HR 3


    Lanier Meaders Face Jug, ca. 1975
    Allan Katz

    $1,500-$2,500
    HR 3


    Unauthenticated Rodin Drawing
    Alasdair Nichol

    $0-$12,000
    HR 3


    1829 D.H. Burr Manhattan Map
    Stephen C. Massey

    $4,000-$6,000
    HR 3


    Eberhart Stoneware Jug & Jar
    J. Garrison Stradling

    $6,600-$8,800
    HR 3


    1798 Lupot Violin & Peccatte-style Bow
    Frederick W. Oster

    $140,000-$160,000
    HR 3


    18th C. Spanish Gold & Garnet Earrings
    Peter J. Shemonsky

    $8,000-$10,000
    HR 3


    Lionel Blue Comet Toy Train, ca. 1935
    Leila Dunbar

    $8,000-$12,000
    HR 3


    1898 Klondike Gold Rush Archive
    Francis J. Wahlgren

    $3,000-$5,000
    HR 3


    18th C. Dutch Silver-Mounted Torah
    Kerry Shrives

    $8,000-$10,000
    HR 3


    S.S. Alum Chine Rescue Archive
    Paul Winicki

    $8,000-$9,000
    HR 3


    Nordfeldt Two-Sided Painting, ca. 1915
    Nan Chisholm

    $100,000-$100,000
    HR 3