SUPPORT PROVIDED BY

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

    Boise, Idaho: 2014

    ©iStockphoto.com/Christian Nafzger

    ROADSHOW takes its first-ever trip to Idaho, uncovering golden appraisals, including the season's top find!

    Hour 1 | Original Air Date: January 6, 2014 (#1801)

    ARTICLE: ROADSHOW's Top Find!

    Appraiser Betty Krulik tells us more about ROADSHOW’s $300,000 treasure from Boise, Idaho.

    ARTICLE: Early Mormon History Explained

    An overview of how the Mormon Church was founded, and what led it to the "New Zion" of Salt Lake City

    VIDEO: Field Trip

    Mark Walberg and expert Peter Shemonsky visit the Egyptian Theatre to discuss Egyptian-Revival jewelry.


    Hour 2 | Original Air Date: January 13, 2014 (#1802)

    VIDEO: Owner Interview

    This owner's smile goes ear to ear after hearing the value of her beloved Earl Moran pinup painting, ca. 1955.

    VIDEO: Owner Interview

    After the appraisal of his 1922 Edward Hopper etching, "The Cat Boat," the owner shares more about his surprise and appreciation for the piece.


    VIDEO: Field Trip

    Host Mark L. Walberg and expert Gary Piattoni visit the Old Idaho State Penitentiary and discuss law enforcement collectibles.

    SLIDESHOW: The "Old Pen"

    Go behind bars and see photos from ROADSHOW's visit to the Old Penitentiary in Boise, Idaho!



    Hour 3 | Original Air Date: Jan 20, 2014 (#1803)

    ARTICLE: Burmese Gems: Better Safe than Sorry

    Expert Peter Shemonsky outlines important laws and regulations surrounding the buying and selling of Burmese gems.

    ARTICLE: Mr. Jefferson's Recommended Reading

    In 1822 a Virginia man wrote Thomas Jefferson in search of self-improvement. See the impressive reading list he received in reply!


    ARTICLE: Owning Ivory

    A handy overview of the rules governing the ownership of ivory.

    ARTICLE: Earhart Correspondence

    Before Amelia Earhart married George Putnam, she wrote to him about her career plans and how no relationship could hold her back from her ambitions.


    VIDEO: Field Trip

    Expert Colleene Fesko and ROADSHOW host Mark L. Walberg take a closeup look at James Castle art works.



    More

    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    Stuart Slavid appraises an ornate pair of Limoges Figural Vases.

    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    John Buxton talks patina when he appraises this Persian Shiraz chest.


    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    Todd Weyman appraises two classic American scenes by Grant Wood and Samuel Margolies in Boise, Idaho.

    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    There's murder in this prison-made bridle's history! Learn more from expert Timothy Gordon and hear the tale told by the bridle's owner.


    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    Check out this psychedelic collection of colorful Peter Max posters, ca. 1969, that Nicho Lowry appraised in Boise!

    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    This Gershwin-signed sheet music of "Strike Up the Band!" gets you up on you feet! Watch Kathleen Guzman's appraisal of this collectible autographed piece.


    VIDEO: The Feedback Booth

    ROADSHOW fans get rowdy in the Boise feedback booth!

    SLIDESHOW: Behind the Scenes

    Check out photos from the June 29 appraisal event!

    Chippendale Chest of Drawers, ca. 1790
    John Nye

    $10,000-$20,000
    Boise


    Late-17th-Century Chinese Porcelain Jars
    Lark Mason

    $12,000-$18,000
    Boise


    Chanel Costume Jewelry Necklace, ca. 1940
    Rosalie Sayyah

    $600-$800
    Boise


    Steuben Tyrian Vase
    Arlie Sulka

    $10,000-$12,000
    Boise


    Anna Pottery Vase
    Nicholas Dawes

    $10,000-$15,000
    Boise


    1974 Signed George Nakashima End Table
    John Sollo

    $20,000-$25,000
    Boise


    1825 Pennsylvania Schoolgirl Sampler
    Leigh Keno

    $7,000-$10,000
    Boise


    Two Modern Mexican Figurines
    John Buxton

    $20-$30
    Boise


    Buddy "L" Int'l Harvester Truck, ca. 1925
    Noel Barrett

    $3,000-$4,000
    Boise


    1830 First Edition "Book of Mormon"
    Ken Sanders

    $75,000-$100,000
    Boise


    20th-Century Charles Harper Illustrations
    Alan Fausel

    $16,000-$24,000
    Boise


    Tiffany & Company Candlesticks, ca. 1895
    David Walker

    $4,000-$6,000
    Boise


    Chevron Gas Posters, ca. 1956
    Nicholas Lowry

    $5,400-$8,100
    Boise


    1858 Sanford Robinson Gifford Oil
    Betty Krulik

    $300,000
    Boise


    1955 Madoura Oval Plate by Picasso
    Stuart Slavid

    $10,000-$15,000
    Boise


    A.P. Proctor Bronze
    Eric Silver

    $1,000
    Boise


    1985 Warhol "Pete Rose" Screen Print
    Todd Weyman

    $30,000
    Boise


    20th-Century Alexander Calder Drawing
    David Weiss

    $3,000-$5,000
    Boise


    Hopi Pottery Seed Jar, ca. 1908
    Ted Trotta

    $3,500-$4,500
    Boise


    1790 Federal Philadelphia Inlaid Card Table
    Leslie Keno

    $10,000-$20,000
    Boise


    Dalpayrat Lamp with Katona Iron Mount
    Suzanne Perrault

    $1,200-$1,700
    Boise


    Scrimshaw Whale Tooth, ca. 1840
    Ken Farmer

    $8,000-$12,000
    Boise


    "The Day Earth Stood Still" Lobby Cards
    Laura Woolley

    $10,000-$12,000
    Boise


    Late 19th-Century European Silver Figurines
    Michael Grogan

    $20,000-$25,000
    Boise


    1867 Nautical Quilt
    Stephen Fletcher

    $12,000-$25,000
    Boise


    1852 Uncle Tom's Cabin, 1st English Edition
    Ken Gloss

    $3,000-$5,000
    Boise


    Enamel Pendant Ball Watch, ca. 1895
    Kevin Zavian

    $8,000-$10,000
    Boise


    Percy Gray Watercolor, ca. 1930
    Aaron Bastian

    $20,000-$30,000
    Boise


    Earl Moran Pinup Painting. ca. 1955
    Colleene Fesko

    $20,000-$30,000
    Boise


    1865 Union Soldier Presentation Sword
    Rafael Eledge

    $6,000
    Boise


    Harmon Killebrew Signed Baseball Bat
    Grant Zahajko

    $4,000-$6,000
    Boise


    D&E Bib "Easter Egg" Rhinestone Necklace
    Rosalie Sayyah

    $800-$1,000
    Boise


    1906 Tiffany Studios Lamp
    Kathleen Bailey

    $6,000-$7,000
    Boise


    Folk Art Doll, ca. 1885
    Marshall Martin

    $1,200-$1,500
    Boise


    Babe Ruth Candy Club Card, ca. 1926
    Grant Zahajko

    $1,500-$2,000
    Boise


    18th-Century Silver Inlaid Bronze Guanyin
    Dessa Goddard

    $15,000-$20,000
    Boise


    Fulper "Cattail" Vase, ca. 1910
    David Rago

    $5,000-$7,000
    Boise


    1822 Thomas Jefferson Letter
    John Schulman

    $35,000-$50,000
    Boise


    Confederate Bowie & Reproduction Knives
    Christopher Mitchell

    $5,300
    Boise


    Rococo Chest of Drawers, ca. 1750
    Brian Witherell

    $7,000-$10,000
    Boise


    Murano Green Glass Vase by Scarpa, ca. 1930
    David McCarron

    $15,000-$20,000
    Boise


    1902 Adam Emory Albright Oil Painting
    Alasdair Nichol

    $8,000-$12,000
    Boise


    1932 Amelia Earhart Pen & Pencil Set
    Kathleen Guzman

    $15,000-$20,000
    Boise


    Baird Advertising Clock, ca. 1895
    Sean Delaney

    $2,500-$3,000
    Boise


    Andrew Jackson Presentation Cane, ca. 1830
    Matthew Quinn

    $3,000-$5,000
    Boise


    Ruby & Diamond Necklace, ca. 1920
    Peter Shemonsky

    $80,000-$100,000
    Boise


    New England Painted Wooden Boxes
    Stephen Fletcher

    $10,000-$15,000
    Boise


    1928 Eugene Meinel Violin
    Claire Givens

    $5,000
    Boise


    1923 Inscribed Maynard Dixon Book
    Ken Sanders

    $2,500-$3,000
    Boise


    Civil War Medical Officer's Sword
    Rafael Eledge

    $2,500
    Boise


    Bermuda Tea Table, ca. 1780
    John Nye

    $2,000-$3,000
    Boise


    Sapphire & Diamond Ring, ca. 1925
    Sarah Churgin

    $30,000-$40,000
    Boise