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    El Paso, Texas: 2012

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    ANTIQUES ROADSHOW, with host Mark L. Walberg, rode into El Paso, Texas and rounded up a heard of handsome antiques from the surrounding ranchland.

    Hour 1 | Original Air Date: March 26, 2012 (#1610)

    ARTICLE | The Legend of Zelda (Sayre Fitzgerald)

    More on the creative yet troubled Jazz Age life of Zelda Fitzgerald

    ARTICLE | Who Can Authenticate a Warhol?

    Two guests appeared at the summer 2011 El Paso ROADSHOW with works by Andy Warhol. How did the appraisers authenticate them?

    FIELD SEGMENT | Casas Grandes Pottery

    ROADSHOW unearths a collection of Casas Grandes pottery at the El Paso Centennial Museum.


    Hour 2 | Original Air Date: April 2, 2012 (#1611)

    VIDEO | Interview with the Signed Andy Warhol Collection Owner

    Hear more from Parker, the animated owner of a collection of signed Andy Warhol artwork from El Paso.

    VIDEO | Interview with the "Lotto" Oushak Rug Owner

    Find out what Eleanor, the owner of a "Lotto" Oushak rug, had to say after her appraisal in El Paso.


    Hour 3 | Original Air Date: April 9, 2012 (#1612)

    Remembering Edward Gorey's Mystery! Artwork

    Watch the opening title sequence to the PBS Mystery! series, featuring the memorably macabre illustrations of Edward Gorey.

    School Daze: Understanding Schoolgirl Needlework

    Folk art expert J. Michael Flanigan explores the intricately woven history of schoolgirl needlework samplers and the scholarship around them.

    ARTICLE | An Overview of Current Ivory Law

    ROADSHOW has worked with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to create this summary of current law governing the import and sale of elephant ivory


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    VIDEO | Lalique "Perruches" Amethyst Glass Vase

    Meredith Meuwly appraises a lovely Lalique "Perruches", or parakeets, vase.

    VIDEO | Jean-Léon Gérôme "Napoleon" Sculpture

    Eric Silver appraises a Jean-Léon Gérôme sculpture of a triumphet-looking Napoleon astride his horse as he enters Cairo.

    VIDEO | The El Paso Feedback Booth

    Spring is in the air and love is in the Feedback Booth! Guests from El Paso share stories of antique affections and ROADSHOW romances.

    SLIDESHOW | Behind the Scenes in El Paso

    Photos from ROADSHOW's visit to sunny El Paso, Texas, on June 18, 2011!

    VIDEO | Merklen Oak Bench, ca. 1885

    Kerry Shrives appraises a Merklen oak bench, ca. 1885, that was purchased from the Winchester Mystery House.

    VIDEO | Aviation Signed Photo, ca. 1935

    Ken Gloss appraises an aviation photo signed by 92 of the greatest early aviators from around the world.

    VIDEO | 1927 Eugen Meinel Markneukirchen Violin

    Claire Givens appraises a 1927 Eugen Meinel Markneukirchen violin, and its estimated value is music to the owner's ears.

    VIDEO | Web Appraisal: Peter Hurd Tempera "Sketch of My Son Michael"

    Paintings expert Aaron Bastian appraises a Peter Hurd tempera portrait of his son, Michael, who went on to become a well-known artist in his own right.

    VIDEO | Caterpillar Pedal Bulldozer, ca. 1950

    Noel Barrett appraises a toy Caterpillar bulldozer that originally came with the purchase of a real bulldozer from the Caterpillar company.

    Regina Model 35 Music Box, ca. 1900
    Brian Witherell

    $15,000-$20,000
    HR 1


    Late 18th-Century George III Tambor-Front Desk
    Sebastian Clarke

    $2,000-$4,000
    HR 1


    1963 Gibson ES-355 Stereo Electric Guitar
    Richard Johnston

    $11,000
    HR 1


    Royal Doulton Jug & Bowl, ca. 1905
    Nicholas Dawes

    $500-$600
    HR 1


    Cochiti Pueblo Pot, ca. 1900
    Ted Trotta

    $8,500
    HR 1


    Zelda Fitzgerald Oil Painting, ca. 1935
    Kathleen Harwood

    $10,000-$20,000
    HR 1


    1912 Sèvres Exhibition Vase & Case
    David Lackey

    $2,000-$3,000
    HR 1


    1913 Louis Agassiz Fuertes Drawings & Sketches
    Colleene Fesko

    $11,000-$17,000
    HR 1


    1966 Andy Warhol "Jackie II" Artist's Proof
    Meredith Hilferty

    $20,000
    HR 1


    20th-Century Schneider Monumental Vase
    Kathleen Bailey

    $3,000-$5,000
    HR 1


    Fake Powder Horn
    Allan Katz

    $1,200-$1,500
    HR 1


    Civil War Battlefield Artifact, ca. 1865
    Rafael Eledge

    $2,000-$3,000
    HR 1


    19th-Century Split Whale's Tooth Necklace
    Anthony Slayter-Ralph

    $8,000-$10,000
    HR 1


    Chinese White Jade & Silver Figure
    Erica Voogd-Phillips

    $3,000-$5,000
    HR 1


    1848 Latin American Sampler
    Beth Szescila

    $2,000
    HR 1


    Handel Bronze Lamp, ca. 1900
    Meredith Meuwly

    $1,500-$2,000
    HR 1


    19th-Century Cabinet-on-Stand
    Anne Igelbrink

    $12,000-$18,000
    HR 2


    1906 Emil Nolde Etching
    Todd Weyman

    $10,000-$15,000
    HR 2


    Signed Andy Warhol Collection
    Simeon Lipman

    $27,000-$36,500
    HR 2


    Signed Cormac McCarthy 1st Editions
    Ken Gloss

    $10,000-$15,000
    HR 2


    Gold, Diamond & Turquoise Necklace, ca. 1960
    Sarah Churgin

    $8,000-$15,000
    HR 2


    Kirk & Son Co. Silver Tea Set, ca. 1915
    Sara Wishart

    $8,000-$12,000
    HR 2


    "Woolie" Ship Portrait, ca. 1860
    J. Michael Flanigan

    $6,000
    HR 2


    Minton Pâte-Sur-Pâte Vase, ca. 1880
    Matthew Quinn

    $1,500-$2,500
    HR 2


    Japanese Bronze Sculpture, ca. 1890
    Lark Mason

    $15,000
    HR 2


    George Reynolds Pocket Watch, ca. 1865
    Charles Tearle

    $2,500
    HR 2


    "Lotto" Oushak Rug, ca. 1570
    James Ffrench

    $30,000-$40,000
    HR 2


    John James Audubon 1st Edition Print, ca. 1830
    Christopher Lane

    $9,600-$14,000
    HR 2


    1960 Wilson Hurley Oil Landscape
    Laura Crockett

    $10,000-$15,000
    HR 2


    French Porcelain Mantel Vases, ca. 1880
    Nicholas Dawes

    $600-$900
    HR 2


    WWII A-2 Leather Bomber Jacket & Photo
    Rafael Eledge

    $3,000-$4,000
    HR 2


    Art Deco Diamond & Platinum Bracelet
    Lila Bankston

    $8,000-$10,000
    HR 2


    Louis C. Tiffany Furnaces, Inc. Lamp
    Eric Silver

    $5,000-$7,000
    HR 2


    1958 Signed Baltimore Colts Football
    Jasmani Francis

    $1,500-$2,000
    HR 2


    Charles Edwin Ruttan Oil Painting, ca. 1920
    Susan Kime

    $2,000-$3,000
    HR 3


    Edward Gorey Collection, ca. 1980
    Ken Sanders

    $5,000
    HR 3


    Edwin & Mary Scheier Bowls, ca. 1955
    Suzanne Perrault

    $7,500-$8,500
    HR 3


    1834 Ben Rush Milam Signed Will
    Ian Ehling

    $30,000-$50,000
    HR 3


    20th-Century Fake Tiffany Lamp
    David McCarron

    $300-$600
    HR 3


    Willie Shoemaker Horse Racing Awards
    Mike Gutierrez

    $10,500-$14,000
    HR 3


    Panama Canal Occupational Shaving Mug, ca. 1910
    Matthew Quinn

    $3,000-$5,000
    HR 3


    Tiffany Favrile Scarab Beetle Necklace, ca. 1915
    Rosalie Sayyah

    $8,000-$10,000
    HR 3


    George Lavroff Art Deco Bronze, ca. 1930
    Sebastian Clarke

    $5,000-$7,000
    HR 3


    Charles Raphael Peyre Bronze, ca. 1900
    Kerry Shrives

    $9,000
    HR 3


    Vintage & London Fendt School Violins
    Claire Givens

    $8,400-$8,500
    HR 3


    19th-Century Spanish Colonial Chair & Trastero
    Andrew Holter

    $4,200-$6,800
    HR 3


    French Bru Jeune Doll, Size 1, ca. 1895
    Marshall Martin

    $28,000-$38,000
    HR 3


    Fremont F. Ellis Oil Landscape, ca. 1935
    Aaron Bastian

    $15,000-$25,000
    HR 3


    1787 Debbe Poor Sampler, Andover, Massachusetts
    J. Michael Flanigan

    $40,000
    HR 3


    1957 Gretsch Duo-Jet Electric Guitar
    Richard Johnston

    $3,500-$4,000
    HR 3


    Marquise-cut Diamond & Platinum Ring
    Jill Burgum

    $40,000-$60,000
    HR 3