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    Kansas City, Missouri: 2014

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    From a 1898 Kansas City Fire Chief presentation badge made by a fine jeweler to a Lichtenstein purchased at a local department store, items had Midwestern roots at the KC appraisal event!

    Hour 1 | Original Air Date: March 31, 2014 (#1810)

    VIDEO: Field Trip

    Mark L. Walberg and Leila Dunbar discuss a Brooklyn Dodgers baseball signed by Jackie Robinson and Ty Cobb.

    VIDEO: Bonus Field Trip

    More from the visit to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.


    VIDEO: Baseball Owner Interview

    Hear from the Moore sisters, who share the story behind the special signed baseball.

    SLIDESHOW: Behind the Scenes

    Take a tour around the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum with these photos from the video shoot!



    Hour 2 | Original Air Date: April 7, 2014 (#1811)

    VIDEO: Field Trip

    Mark Walberg and Marshall Martin discuss vintage dolls houses at the National Museum of Toys & Miniatures.

    ARTICLE: Madam C.J. Walker: Hair Care Millionaire

    More on the life and work of Madam C.J. Walker, cosmetics entrepreneur, philanthropist, and America's first self-made female millionaire


    ARTICLE: Collecting Indian Artifacts: Understanding the Law

    Many Indian objects raise important legal and ethical questions. Are they okay to own, or buy, or sell? Multiple laws make a complicated field.



    Hour 3 | Original Air Date: Apr 14, 2014 (#1812)

    VIDEO: Field Trip

    Mark Walberg and Daile Kaplan discuss Dorothea Lange's famous photograph, "Migrant Mother," at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

    VIDEO: Bonus Field

    Mark Walberg and Daile Kaplan discuss a 1908 Lewis Hine photograph in this bonus video from the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.


    ARTICLE: The "Migrant Mother"

    Many years after Dorothea Lange's iconic 1936 photograph, a reporter asked Florence Owens Thompson about the life she eked out for her family. "We just existed," she said, with no sentimentality. "... We survived, let's put it that way."



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    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    Take a look at this Inuit stone musk ox sculpture appraised by Linda Dyer.

    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    Watch Sarah Churgin appraise this William Spratling "River of Life" bangle!


    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    Lark Mason appraises a distinct 20th C. Chinese Lingzhi.

    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    Watch Grant Zahajko appraise this group of Pat Collins Yankees World Series Memorabilia.


    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    Suzanne Perrault appraises a French Majolica Rooster, ca. 1890.

    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    Take a look at Jeffrey Shrader's appraisal of a WWII French Resistance archive.


    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    Watch Christopher Lane's appraisal of this "Kingdom of England" map, ca. 1611.

    VIDEO: Web Appraisal

    Watch Jim Baggett appraise a 1923 Gibson A-2 mandolin!


    SLIDESHOW: Behind the Scenes

    Get a taste of the action from ROADSHOW's Kansas City event on August 10th, 2013.

    VIDEO: Feedback Booth

    Watch the Kansas City Feedback Booth and you'll find out there's much more flavor to KC than BBQ!


    19th-Century Carved Coconut Bank
    Matthew Quinn

    $1,500-$2,500
    Kansas City


    Amethyst Collet Necklace & Gold, Diamond Ring
    Peter Schaffer

    $27,500
    Kansas City


    Navajo Woman's Wearing-Blanket-Style Rug
    John Buxton

    $2,500-$3,500
    Kansas City


    J. D. Kestner "Gibson Girl" Doll, ca. 1915
    Marshall Martin

    $1,500-$2,200
    Kansas City


    Barbedienne Foundry Model, ca. 1880
    Eric Silver

    $2,000-$3,000
    Kansas City


    Walter J. Phillips Watercolor, ca. 1945
    Meredith Hilferty

    $12,000-$18,000
    Kansas City


    1826 English George IV Period Silver Urn
    David Walker

    $1,500-$2,000
    Kansas City


    Folk Art Carved Bird Tree, ca. 1900
    Nancy Druckman

    $6,000-$10,000
    Kansas City


    1898 Kansas City Fire Chief Presentation Badge
    Philip Weiss

    $10,000-$15,000
    Kansas City


    Royal Doulton Vase, ca. 1895
    Nicholas Dawes

    $3,000-$5,000
    Kansas City


    Philip & Kelvin LaVerne Table, ca. 1970
    Leigh Keno

    $15,000-$20,000
    Kansas City


    1798 George Washington Letter
    Ken Gloss

    $10,000-$15,000
    Kansas City


    1796 Chinese Bronze Censer
    Lark Mason

    $8,000-$12,000
    Kansas City


    1970 Josef Albers Glass Sculpture
    Betty Krulik

    $50,000
    Kansas City


    John Risley Bench, ca. 1955
    John Sollo

    $2,500-$4,500
    Kansas City


    Teco Pottery Vase, ca. 1905
    David Rago

    $2,500-$4,000
    Kansas City


    20th-Century Walter Matia Bronze Dog
    Sebastian Clarke

    $2,000
    Kansas City


    John Jegglin Snake Jug, ca. 1875
    Allan Katz

    $4,000-$6,000
    Kansas City


    Early 19th-Century Bovet Pocket Watch
    James Wolf

    $20,000-$30,000
    Kansas City


    Folk Art Spool Table, ca. 1900
    Ken Farmer

    $1,000-$1,500
    Kansas City


    Charles Eames Screen, ca. 1946
    John Sollo

    $2,000-$4,000
    Kansas City


    Folk Art Cane, ca. 1920
    Allan Katz

    $3,500-$4,500
    Kansas City


    Madam C.J. Walker Beauty Book, ca. 1928
    Ken Sanders

    $10,000
    Kansas City


    1892 Tiffany & Co. Carriage Clock
    Gary Sullivan

    $4,000
    Kansas City


    Franco-Prussian War Veterans Flag
    Jeffrey Shrader

    $2,500-$3,000
    Kansas City


    Italian Maiolica Pottery Bust, ca. 1900
    David Lackey

    $1,500-$2,000
    Kansas City


    Disney Character Model of Lampwick
    Kathleen Guzman

    $6,000-$8,000
    Kansas City


    1920 Julian Onderdonk Oil Painting
    Debra Force

    $125,000
    Kansas City


    Giants Baseball Uniforms, ca. 1965
    Leila Dunbar

    $39,500
    Kansas City


    1861 E.G. Wright Silver Cornet with Letter
    Frederick Oster

    $35,000
    Kansas City


    Anasazi Ceramic Vessels
    Anthony Slayter-Ralph

    $3,800-$6,000
    Kansas City


    Eugenie Wireman Illustrations, ca. 1908
    Kathleen Harwood

    $4,500-$9,000
    Kansas City


    1932 Sante Fe Railroad Olympics Poster
    Nicholas Lowry

    $6,000-$9,000
    Kansas City


    1906 Oklahoma University Football Poster
    Grant Zahajko

    $1,500-$2,000
    Kansas City


    1957 Charles Eames Shell Chair
    Leslie Keno

    $600-$900
    Kansas City


    Johan Falk Magic Lantern, ca. 1910
    Noel Barrett

    $6,500
    Kansas City


    Regina Upright Music Box, ca. 1905
    Brian Witherell

    $10,000-$15,000
    Kansas City


    1955 Elvis Presley Concert Poster
    Laura Woolley

    $10,000-$12,000
    Kansas City


    English Arts & Crafts Chandelier, ca. 1900
    Stuart Whitehurst

    $5,000
    Kansas City


    Harry S. Truman Archive, ca. 1955
    Francis Wahlgren

    $8,000
    Kansas City


    Civil War Shrapnel-Struck Pail with Letter
    Christopher Mitchell

    $3,000
    Kansas City


    W. Perry Portrait & Pistols, ca. 1790
    C. Wesley Cowan

    $13,000-$15,000
    Kansas City


    Frank H. Desch Oil, ca. 1920
    David Weiss

    $25,000-$40,000
    Kansas City


    Marklin "Puritan" Toy Boat, ca. 1910
    Noel Barrett

    $20,000
    Kansas City


    Sioux Beaded Possible Bags & Bible Cover
    Linda Dyer

    $4,400-$4,600
    Kansas City


    Mickey Mantle Archive
    Grant Zahajko

    $8,900-$11,700
    Kansas City


    French Porcelain Vases,ca. 1878
    Stuart Slavid

    $5,000-$7,000
    Kansas City


    Lalique "Four Frogs" Glass, ca. 1912
    Arlie Sulka

    $2,000-$3,000
    Kansas City


    Roseville Persian Umbrella Stand, ca. 1916
    David Rago

    $1,700-$2,300
    Kansas City


    Advertising Chair & Printing Stone, ca. 1885
    Leslie Keno

    $10,000-$20,000
    Kansas City


    17th-Century Chinese Bronze Incense Burner
    Dessa Goddard

    $4,000-$6,000
    Kansas City


    Wordley, Allsopp & Bliss Co. Jewelry Suite
    Jill Burgum

    $3,000-$4,000
    Kansas City


    Vega Whyte Laydie Banjo, ca. 1928
    Jim Baggett

    $3,000-$3,500
    Kansas City






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