Visit Your Local PBS Station PBS Home PBS Home Programs A-Z TV Schedules Watch Video Donate Shop PBS Search PBS

SUPPORT PROVIDED BY

Support ANTIQUES ROADSHOW by supporting public television! Give Today
  • ON TV
  • ON TOUR
  • WATCH ONLINE
  • WEB EXCLUSIVES
  • RESOURCES
  • SHOP
  • The Roadshow Archive
    INFO TICKET CHECKER TICKET RULES FAQs

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: 2007

    ©iStockphoto.com/Bonnie Jacobs

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, has the distinction of being one of the stops in ANTIQUES ROADSHOW's first season, taped in 1996. Flash forward a decade, and ROADSHOW was back with host Mark L. Walberg "where it all began."

    Hour 1 | Original Air Date: January 22, 2007 (#1104)

    ARTICLE: A Cabinet Full of Eggs?

    How does a 19th-century egg collection affect the value of an 18th-century spice cabinet?

    ARTICLE: A Lost Little Picasso

    Did the owner of a very special misplaced envelope ever find it?


    Hour 2 | Original Air Date: January 29, 2007 (#1105)

    HIGHLIGHT: 1958 Alexander Calder Maquette

    Eric Silver appraises a very valuable Alexander Calder maquette (scale model) for a large sculpture commissioned for the 1958 Brussels Worlds Fair.


    Hour 3 | Original Air Date: February 5, 2007 (#1106)

    INTERACTIVE: Eleanor Roosevelt Archive

    An up-close look at mementos collected by Mrs. Mabel W. Webster, Eleanor Roosevelt's personal maid during her time as First Lady.
    (Free Flash plug-in required)


    More

    SLIDESHOW: Behind the Scenes in Philadelphia

    Photos from ROADSHOW's visit to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on August 5, 2006.


    Pennsylvania Spice Cupboard, ca. 1760
    Leslie Keno

    $25,000-$30,000
    HR 1


    Loetz Glass Bowl
    Arlie Sulka

    $1,500-$2,000
    HR 1


    Tea Table
    J. Michael Flanigan

    $60,000-$80,000
    HR 1


    Milton Caniff Drawing
    Simeon Lipman

    $10,000
    HR 1


    Italian Majolica Parrot Sculpture
    Nicholas Dawes

    $2,000
    HR 1


    American Silver Collection
    Sarah Shinn Pratt

    $50,000-$75,000
    HR 1


    Jewelry Box
    Stuart Whitehurst

    $3,000
    HR 1


    Tapestries
    James Ffrench

    $4,000-$5,100
    HR 1


    Meiji Metalwork
    Frank Castle

    $12,000-$15,000
    HR 1


    Picasso Drawings
    Todd Weyman

    $15,000-$20,000
    HR 1


    1930 John Wells James Painting
    Alasdair Nichol

    $20,000-$30,000
    HR 1


    Fake Weller Pot
    Suzanne Perrault

    $100-$150
    HR 1


    Confederate Sword
    Christopher Mitchell

    $25,000
    HR 1


    Sotter Painting
    Nan Chisholm

    $120,000-$180,000
    HR 1


    18th C. English Musical Bracket Clock
    Sean Delaney

    $18,000-$22,000
    HR 2


    Elizabeth Shippen Green Illustration
    Kathleen Harwood

    $20,000-$30,000
    HR 2


    1958 Alexander Calder Maquette
    Eric Silver

    $50,000-$75,000
    HR 2


    French Renaissance Book of Hours
    Francis Wahlgren

    $10,000-$15,000
    HR 2


    Burl Walnut Tantalus, ca. 1860
    Lee Young

    $8,000-$12,000
    HR 2


    1794 John Seltzer Dowry Chest
    Wendell Garrett

    $10,000-$15,000
    HR 2


    Early 20th Century "Camera Work" Magazines
    Daile Kaplan

    $60,000-$90,000
    HR 2


    English Bowie Knife, ca. 1840
    Christopher Mitchell

    $25,000
    HR 2


    English Giardinetti Diamond Ring
    Barry Weber

    $10,000
    HR 2


    Smoking Jacket
    Karen Augusta

    $4,000-$5,000
    HR 2


    Slant lid desk
    Leigh Keno

    $8,500
    HR 2


    Hindenburg Ashtray
    Rudy Franchi

    $8,000-$10,000
    HR 2


    Kastane (Sword) from Sri Lanka
    James Callahan

    $6,000-$8,000
    HR 2


    Commemorative Revolutionary War Cup, ca. 1825
    Anne Igelbrink

    $3,000-$5,000
    HR 2


    Charles Rohlfs Mahogany Chair, ca. 1910
    John Sollo

    $80,000-$120,000
    HR 2


    Philadelphia Spice Box
    Leigh Keno

    $85,000
    HR 3


    Russian Plates
    David Lackey

    $9,000-$12,000
    HR 3


    Chimpanzee Bank
    Noel Barrett

    $8,000-$10,000
    HR 3


    Navajo Germantown Weaving
    Linda Dyer

    $15,000-$17,000
    HR 3


    J. F. Kensett Paintings
    David McCarron

    $60,000-$100,000
    HR 3


    3 1940s signed baseballs
    Leila Dunbar

    $34,000-$46,000
    HR 3


    Yellin Floor Lamp, ca. 1925
    David Rago

    $5,000-$10,000
    HR 3


    Late 1850s Giant Antebellum Map
    Christopher Lane

    $2,800-$3,000
    HR 3


    Toy Truck
    Eric Alberta

    $3,000
    HR 3


    William Robinson Leigh Painting
    Debra Force

    $75,000
    HR 3


    Allen & Ginters Tobacco Cards
    Philip Weiss

    $3,500-$6,500
    HR 3


    Civil War Collection
    Rafael Eledge

    $2,500-$3,000
    HR 3


    Eleanor Roosevelt Archive, ca. 1941
    Ian Ehling

    $8,000-$12,000
    HR 3


    Diamond Ring
    Gloria Lieberman

    $75,000-$100,000
    HR 3






    WGBH This website is produced for PBS Online by WGBH Boston. ©1997-2014 WGBH Educational Foundation.
    ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is a trademark of the BBC and is produced for PBS by WGBH under license from BBC Worldwide.
    WGBH and PBS are not responsible for the content of websites linked to or from ANTIQUES ROADSHOW Online.
    PBS is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.

    ROADSHOW on Facebook ROADSHOW Tweets ROADSHOW on YouTube