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    Los Angeles, California: 2006

    ©iStockphoto.com/Lee Pettet

    ANTIQUES ROADSHOW paid its second visit to the City of Angels — Los Angeles, California — where movie business is the heart of the city.

    Hour 1 | Original Air Date: February 20, 2006 (#1007)

    ARTICLE: The Law of Antiquities

    Legal to own? Legal to buy? Legal to sell? But what about the ethics? More on the law governing American antiquities.


    Hour 2 | Original Air Date: February 27, 2006 (#1008)

    HIGHLIGHT: Victorian Insect Collage

    Gary Espinosa appraises a one-of-a-kind insect collage made during the Victorian period in England. He estimates its auction value at $2,000 to $3,000.


    Hour 3 | Original Air Date: March 27, 2006 (#1009)

    HIGHLIGHT: Charles Schulz Art

    Philip Weiss appraises a collection of original art by "Peanuts" artist Charles Shulz, given to the owner as a gift by Schulz himself. Included is a group of daily comic strips from 1961 that feature Charlie Brown in every frame.


    Pennsylvania Dower Chest
    Leigh Keno

    $9,000
    HR 1


    Maynard Dixon Painting
    Alasdair Nichol

    $25,000-$40,000
    HR 1


    Sartory Bow & French Violin
    David Bonsey

    $17,000-$19,000
    HR 1


    Whistler & Rembrandt Etchings
    Todd Weyman

    $6,000-$10,000
    HR 1


    E. Burton Lamp, ca. 1910
    Eric Silver

    $5,000-$7,000
    HR 1


    Ming Longquan Celadon Dish
    Dessa Goddard

    $5,000-$8,000
    HR 1


    Ife Head & Mimbres Bowl
    John Buxton

    $20,200-$30,300
    HR 1


    Loetz Silver-Overlay Vase
    David McCarron

    $2,000-$2,500
    HR 1


    Reverse Crystal Jewelry
    Virginia Salem

    $3,500
    HR 1


    26th Fighter Squadron Nose Art
    Bruce Herman

    $2,000-$4,000
    HR 1


    Goanese Ivory "Cage Doll"
    Stuart Whitehurst

    $30,000-$35,000
    HR 1


    Whaling Archive, ca. 1840
    Margot Rosenberg

    $20,000
    HR 1


    Russian Imperial Charger
    Peter Schaffer

    $65,000
    HR 1


    1948 F. Amorsolo Painting
    Frank Castle

    $25,000-$35,000
    HR 1


    Aaron Willard Clock, ca. 1785
    Sean Delaney

    $125,000-$150,000
    HR 1


    Perfume Bottles
    David McCarron

    $3,300-$6,800
    HR 2


    Queen Mary Memorabilia
    Rudy Franchi

    $4,000
    HR 2


    Yates & Curran Paintings
    Alan Fausel

    $60,000-$90,000
    HR 2


    Chinese Quartz Crystal
    Lark Mason

    $7,000-$15,000
    HR 2


    1924 Troubetskoy Sculpture
    Kerry Shrives

    $20,000
    HR 2


    Bureau Plat, ca. 1940
    Leslie Keno

    $12,000-$14,000
    HR 2


    Tiger Claw Jewelry, ca. 1869
    Barry Weber

    $10,000
    HR 2


    Cup & Saucer Collection
    David Lackey

    $800-$1,200
    HR 2


    Victorian Insect Collage
    Gary Espinosa

    $2,000-$3,000
    HR 2


    Animal & Wild West Toys
    Andy Ourant

    $2,000
    HR 2


    Louis Aston Knight Painting
    Nan Chisholm

    $40,000-$60,000
    HR 2


    Lincoln Campaign Flag
    William Guthman

    $8,000-$12,000
    HR 2


    Handel Cattail Lamp
    Arlie Sulka

    $10,000-$12,000
    HR 2


    Monte Carlo Posters
    Nicholas Lowry

    $4,000-$6,000
    HR 2


    Morrill Shelf Clock, ca. 1816
    Gordon Converse

    $90,000-$110,000
    HR 2


    1942 Inscribed Text Book
    Catherine Williamson

    $700-$900
    HR 3


    1939 Streamlined Bar Cabinet
    Peter Loughrey

    $8,000
    HR 3


    Dutch Diamond Ring, ca. 1780
    Barry Weber

    $10,000-$15,000
    HR 3


    Shaving Mug Collection
    Nicholas Dawes

    $7,000-$9,000
    HR 3


    Glass Decanter & Stem Set
    Kathleen Bailey

    $4,500-$5,000
    HR 3


    Turkish Ottoman Sword
    James Callahan

    $8,000-$10,000
    HR 3


    Ohio-Indiana Pie Safe, ca. 1860
    Wendell Garrett

    $5,000-$7,000
    HR 3


    Schuco Wind-Up Toys
    Noel Barrett

    $4,500-$5,000
    HR 3


    Jade Pendant & Compact
    Berj Zavian

    $13,000-$16,500
    HR 3


    Haida Ship Panel Pipe, ca. 1850
    Bruce Shackelford

    $8,000-$10,000
    HR 3


    A. Richards Brewster Paintings
    Kathleen Harwood

    $8,000
    HR 3


    Album Quilt, ca. 1863
    Titi Halle

    $6,000-$8,000
    HR 3


    Charles Schulz Comic Strip Art, ca. 1955
    Philip Weiss

    $150,000-$200,000
    HR 3