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    Portland, Oregon: 2005

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    ANTIQUES ROADSHOW and former host Lara Spencer stopped to smell "The City of Roses" — Portland, Oregon — where ROADSHOW experts sniffed out some truly arresting artifacts.

    Hour 1 | Original Air Date: April 18, 2005 (913)

    ARTICLE: How Much to Buy "Spring"?

    Young Zack learns about his family's set of figurines with the help of appraiser Nick Dawes. Now if only Zack can track down Spring...


    Hour 2 | Original Air Date: April 25, 2005 (914)

    ARTICLE: Hopkins Watercolor: Was the Guest Right?

    Paintings appraiser Karen Keane follows up on the origins of a beautiful family portrait.

    ARTICLE: Who Were the Prairie Print Makers?

    More on this diverse school of artists who prided themselves on making affordable art for ordinary people.


    Hour 3 | Original Air Date: May 2, 2005 (915)

    HIGHLIGHT: Royal Hawaiian Bowl

    Anthony Slayter-Ralph appraises a traditionally carved Hawaiian koa wood bowl so large it probably belonged to royalty — and is such a magnificent specimen of ancient craftsmanship, even the repaired cracks increase its value.


    Japanese Gilt Bronze Pheasant
    James Callahan

    $3,000-$5,000
    HR 1


    1896 Sutro Baths Poster
    Nicholas Lowry

    $15,000-$20,000
    HR 1


    Chest of Clothes, ca. 1860
    Karen Augusta

    $10,000
    HR 1


    1870 Thomas Benecke Print
    Christopher Lane

    $1,800
    HR 1


    Suzani Embroidery, ca. 1850
    Peter Pap

    $10,000
    HR 1


    French Provincial Commode
    Leigh Keno

    $14,000
    HR 1


    Boucheron Necklace, ca. 1875
    Gloria Lieberman

    $20,000-$30,000
    HR 1


    Oregon Trail Archives, ca. 1852
    Stephen Massey

    $5,000
    HR 1


    Frackelton Art Pottery
    David Rago

    $13,000-$17,000
    HR 1


    Sunderland Figurines, ca. 1823
    Nicholas Dawes

    $1,500-$2,000
    HR 1


    Osgood Minature, ca. 1790
    Alan Fausel

    $10,000-$15,000
    HR 1


    Tiger Maple Desk, ca. 1825
    Andrew Brunk

    $5,000-$7,000
    HR 1


    Pearl Harbor Radio Logs
    Gary Piattoni

    $4,000-$6,000
    HR 1


    J. H. Sharp Painting, ca. 1910
    Kathleen Harwood

    $80,000-$150,000
    HR 1


    Family Portrait, ca. 1825
    Karen Keane

    $25,000-$35,000
    HR 2


    Davenport Desk, ca. 1870
    Ken Farmer

    $8,000-$12,000
    HR 2


    Ruth & Gehrig Signed Shoe
    Simeon Lipman

    $500-$700
    HR 2


    Norma Bassett Hall Woodcut
    Todd Weyman

    $1,500-$2,000
    HR 2


    Bergen Dummy Models
    Gary Sohmers

    $30,000-$40,000
    HR 2


    1917 Caldwell Hair Ornament
    Berj Zavian

    $15,000-$20,000
    HR 2


    Roseville Azurean Vase, ca. 1905
    Suzanne Perrault

    $6,000-$8,000
    HR 2


    Japanese Bronze Altar Set
    Lark Mason

    $30,000
    HR 2


    1862 Julius Bloch Sketchbook
    Alasdair Nichol

    $25,000-$40,000
    HR 2


    1874 Colt Revolver & Holster
    Brad Witherell

    $20,500
    HR 2


    1914 Earle Pottery Book
    David Lackey

    $800-$1,000
    HR 2


    Comanche Moccasins, ca. 1880
    Douglas Deihl

    $20,000-$25,000
    HR 2


    Vinenzo Irolli Painting
    Nan Chisholm

    $20,000-$30,000
    HR 2


    John F. Kennedy Inscribed Book
    Francis Wahlgren

    $3,000-$4,000
    HR 2


    Munakata Woodblock Print
    Frank Castle

    $6,000-$7,000
    HR 3


    Folk Art Portrait, ca. 1830
    Marybeth Keene

    $30,000-$40,000
    HR 3


    Jackson Photograph, ca. 1875
    Daile Kaplan

    $3,000-$5,000
    HR 3


    Oregon Arts & Crafts Bookcase
    Brian Witherell

    $2,500-$3,500
    HR 3


    Louis XVI-Style Porcelain Bowl
    Stuart Whitehurst

    $300
    HR 3


    John Brown Archive
    Thomas Lecky

    $25,000
    HR 3


    Henry Hunt Tribal Wind Mask
    John Buxton

    $4,000-$6,000
    HR 3


    Topaz Diamond Brooch, ca. 1900
    Virginia Salem

    $7,000
    HR 3


    Stage Door Log Book
    Rudy Franchi

    $15,000
    HR 3


    Chamber Clock, ca. 1780
    Gordon Converse

    $9,000-$12,000
    HR 3


    1904 Dog Show Trophy
    Eric Silver

    $6,000-$8,000
    HR 3


    William L. Otte Pastel, ca. 1930
    Alan Fausel

    $8,000-$12,000
    HR 3


    Wafer Iron, ca. 1812
    William Guthman

    $1,500-$2,000
    HR 3


    Royal Hawaiian Bowl, ca. 1840
    Anthony Slayter-Ralph

    $18,000-$20,000
    HR 3


    1814 Lewis & Clark Map
    Christopher Lane

    $50,000
    HR 3