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    Biloxi, Mississippi: 2011

    Photo courtesy of Illumination Arts LLC

    ANTIQUES ROADSHOW and host Mark L. Walberg greeted viewers from the Gulf Coast city of Biloxi, Mississippi, where guests gathered an impressive collection of great finds.

    Hour 1 | Original Air Date: May 2, 2011 (#1513)

    VIDEO: Hidden Treasure

    Collectibles expert Philip Weiss appraises a hat fit for a duke — "The Duke" that is.

    Hour 2 | Original Air Date: May 9, 2011 (#1514)

    VIDEO: Feedback Booth

    Beer jug — or bird feeder? Guests from Biloxi share their stories — and surprises — in the ROADSHOW Feedback Booth.

    SLIDESHOW: Behind the Scenes in Biloxi

    Photos from ROADSHOW's visit to Biloxi on July 24, 2010!

    Hour 3 | Original Air Date: May 16, 2011 (#1515)

    ARTICLE: The Honey Fitz

    More on the presidential yacht that became a favorite escape of JFK and served as a backdrop for some of the most iconic images of his presidency.

    ARTICLE: Ordinary Jardinière or Genuine George Ohr?

    Is the jardinière this guest brought to Biloxi just another hand-thrown pot or did famed local artist, George Ohr, have a hand in its making?


    VIDEO: Web-Exclusive Appraisal

    Wesley Cowan appraises a "wallpaper edition" of the Vicksburg Daily Citizen, a famous — and famously faked — newspaper from the American Civil War.

    VIDEO: Web-Exclusive Appraisal

    Rafael Eledge appraises a rare Shako hat from the Civil War that was purchased at an estate sale for less than $10. Watch the appraisal and find out what it's really worth.

    1899 Buffalo Bill Poster
    Nicholas Lowry

    HR 1

    Walter Anderson Linocut, ca. 1950
    Kathleen Harwood

    HR 1

    1928 Patek Philippe Enamel & Gold Pocket Watch
    Jonathan Snellenburg

    HR 1

    20th-Century Sapphire & Diamond Ring
    Gloria Lieberman

    HR 1

    Wood & Hughes Silver Regatta Trophy, ca. 1870
    Reid Dunavant

    HR 1

    French "Uncle Tom's Cabin" Vases, ca. 1860
    Nicholas Dawes

    HR 1

    1928 Demetre Chiparus "Persian Dancers" Bronze
    Kerry Shrives

    HR 1

    Early 20th-Century American Tobacco Card Collection
    Simeon Lipman

    HR 1

    Louisiana Book Collection
    Richard Austin

    HR 1

    Parquetry Fruit Dish, ca. 1925
    Allan Katz

    HR 1

    American Album Quilt, ca. 1850
    Beth Szescila

    HR 1

    Salt-Glazed Stoneware Water Cooler, ca. 1830
    Leigh Keno

    HR 2

    Leveille-Rousseau Vase, ca. 1890
    Alan Kaplan

    HR 2

    1932 Adolf Wolff Bronze
    Kerry Shrives

    HR 2

    1811 American Silk-on-Silk Embroidery
    Beth Szescila

    HR 2

    Walter Anderson Watercolor, ca. 1950
    Colleene Fesko

    HR 2

    Mark Catesby "Wood Stork" Print, ca. 1735
    Donald Cresswell

    HR 2

    Antebellum Cased Images, ca. 1850
    C. Wesley Cowan

    HR 2

    1914 Durant Kilns Tray with Base
    Suzanne Perrault

    HR 2

    Jacob Petit Porcelain Tulip Vases, ca. 1845
    David Lackey

    HR 2

    Revolutionary War Sword, ca. 1770
    Rafael Eledge

    HR 2

    New Orleans Chess Table, ca. 1870
    Andrew Brunk

    HR 2

    1959 Marsh Jewelry Suite
    Barry Weber

    HR 2

    Dean Cornwell Illustration, ca. 1945
    Alasdair Nichol

    HR 2

    Lunar Base Demonstration Kit, ca. 1964
    Rudy Franchi

    HR 2

    "Honey Fitz" Presidential Yacht Desk & Sign
    J. Michael Flanigan

    HR 3

    French Industrial Clock, ca. 1890
    Gary Sullivan

    HR 3

    Charles Peale Polk Verre Églomisé Portraits, ca. 1810
    Stuart Whitehurst

    HR 3

    Confederate Short Sword, ca. 1865
    Christopher Mitchell

    HR 3

    Gibson SJ Guitar with Case, ca. 1945
    David Bonsey

    HR 3

    Tiffany Studios Inkwell, ca. 1905
    Eric Silver

    HR 3

    1964 Agustin Fernandez Etching Portfolio
    Kelly Troester

    HR 3

    Dornier Flying Boat Model, ca. 1929
    Noel Barrett

    HR 3

    New Orleans Art Pottery Jardinière, ca. 1886
    David Rago

    HR 3

    Louis Aston Knight Oil Painting, ca. 1910
    Alan Fausel

    HR 3

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