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    Tampa, Florida: 2006

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    ANTIQUES ROADSHOW kicked off its 10th Anniversary season in sunny Tampa, Florida, with the debut of host Mark L. Walberg.

    Hour 1 | Original Air Date: January 9, 2006 (#1001)

    ARTICLE: Who Were the Circus "Freaks"?

    Collectors now buy and sell photographs of former sideshow "freaks" — but who were these people?

    ARTICLE: "So Is It a Buttersworth?" (Actually, No.)

    After further research, a handsome marine painting initially attributed to 19th-century artist James E. Buttersworth is found instead to be the work of Antonio Jacobsen.


    Hour 2 | Original Air Date: January 16, 2006 (#1002)

    ARTICLE: Seed Pearl Jewelry

    Jewelry appraiser Jeanenne Bell explains "seed pearls."

    ARTICLE: Lakota Dictionary

    This was the first book in Wyoming ... but how do we know?


    Hour 3 | Original Air Date: January 23, 2006 (#1003)

    ARTICLE: Pietra Dura: "Rock Art"

    This stunning work of stone inlay is so intricate, at first the expert mistook it for a painting. More on the history of this impressive technique.

    ARTICLE: Translation, Please ...

    Ever since she was a girl, the owner of a highly embellished 18th-century pistol wondered what the Arabic engraving on it means.


    Stick-Pin Collection, ca. 1885
    Barry Weber

    $12,000
    HR 1


    Duffner & Kimberly Lamp
    Reyne Haines

    $25,000-$35,000
    HR 1


    D. Crockett Unexecuted Marriage License
    Francis Wahlgren

    $20,000-$50,000
    HR 1


    Zodiac Incense Box Set, ca. 1850
    James Callahan

    $6,000-$8,000
    HR 1


    Joe DiMaggio Scrapbook, ca. 1941
    Simeon Lipman

    $3,000-$4,000
    HR 1


    Lenox China Sample Plates
    David Lackey

    $4,000-$6,000
    HR 1


    Circus Photographs, ca. 1875
    Daile Kaplan

    $10,000-$15,000
    HR 1


    American Sideboard, ca. 1805
    Ronald Bourgeault

    $5,000-$8,000
    HR 1


    1789 Dutch-Style Needlework
    Ken Farmer

    $40,000
    HR 1


    1918 Sally Coyne Rookwood Plaque
    Suzanne Perrault

    $4,000-$5,000
    HR 1


    Mantel Clock, ca. 1810
    Gordon Converse

    $7,500
    HR 1


    Isotta Fraschini Model Car
    Noel Barrett

    $1,500-$1,800
    HR 1


    Attributed to Antonio Jacobsen
    Debra Force

    $281,000
    HR 1


    Marblehead Decorated Vases
    Debra Force

    $25,000
    HR 2


    Mass. Miniature Card Table, ca. 1790
    Marybeth Keene

    $8,000-$12,000
    HR 2


    Seed Pearl Jewelry, ca. 1800
    Jeanenne Bell

    $4,000-$5,000
    HR 2


    Scrimshaw & Chinese Paintings
    Lark Mason

    $12,000-$18,000
    HR 2


    1862 Confederate Currency
    Rafael Eledge

    $250
    HR 2


    Maryland Folk Art Painting
    Ken Farmer

    $6,000-$8,000
    HR 2


    18th-Century Austrian Tools
    Lee Richmond

    $3,000-$4,000
    HR 2


    Carnival Cane Collection
    Gary Sohmers

    $5,000-$7,000
    HR 2


    Fake Boston Card Table, ca. 1925
    J. Michael Flanigan

    $1,000-$1,200
    HR 2


    1848 United States Wall Map
    Christopher Lane

    $1,600
    HR 2


    Staffordshire-style Punch Bowl
    Nicholas Dawes

    $200-$300
    HR 2


    1931 Gibson L-5 Guitar
    Kerry Keane

    $10,000
    HR 2


    Virginia Federal Armchair
    Andrew Brunk

    $8,000-$12,000
    HR 2


    William H. Beard Painting
    Colleene Fesko

    $15,000
    HR 2


    Lahcotah Archive, ca. 1866
    Thomas Lecky

    $100,000-$150,000
    HR 2


    Philadelphia Dressing Table
    Andrew Brunk

    $70,000-$80,000
    HR 3


    Abraham Lincoln Documents
    Chris Coover

    $60,000
    HR 3


    North African Flintlock Pistol
    Paul Carella

    $5,000-$7,000
    HR 3


    Boulle-Style Table, ca. 1865
    Anne Igelbrink

    $4,000-$5,000
    HR 3


    Wild West Show Archives
    Bruce Shackelford

    $18,000-$20,000
    HR 3


    Tabriz Carpet, ca. 1900
    Peter Pap

    $25,000
    HR 3


    Pietra Dura, ca. 1900
    Beth Szescila

    $10,000-$15,000
    HR 3


    Meaders Pottery, ca. 1958
    J. Garrison Stradling

    $2,000-$4,000
    HR 3


    Micromosaic & Cameo Jewelry
    Berj Zavian

    $15,000-$20,000
    HR 3


    1880 J.D. Kestner XI Doll
    Andy Ourant

    $3,000-$4,000
    HR 3


    Painted Dower Chest, ca. 1800
    Stephen Fletcher

    $10,000-$15,000
    HR 3


    Chinese Snuff Bottles
    Marvin Sokolow

    $8,000-$15,000
    HR 3


    KPM Plaque in Original Frame
    Nicholas Dawes

    $10,000-$14,000
    HR 3


    J.E. Buttersworth Painting
    Nan Chisholm

    $80,000-$120,000
    HR 3