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    Special: Vintage Houston (2012)

    In this "vintage" episode, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW moseys back in time to Houston, 1998. Fourteen years later, find out if the treasures ROADSHOW corralled back then have made hay or been put out to pasture.

    HIGHLIGHT: Adolph Kempen Walnut Desk, ca. 1870

    Leslie Keno appraises a rare Victorian desk that combines elements of Rococo, Renaissance, and Gothic influence. But how have recent times influenced the desk's value?



    Adolph Kempen Walnut Desk, ca. 1870
    Leslie Keno

    $8,000-$12,000
    Vintage Houston


    World War II Paris Hotel Guest Book
    Marsha Malinowski

    $5,000-$8,000
    Vintage Houston


    French Clock & Jardinière, ca. 1850
    Nicholas Dawes

    $1,500-$2,200
    Vintage Houston


    1898 Maria Longworth Storer Bronze Vase Base
    Eric Silver

    $3,000-$5,000
    Vintage Houston


    English Marquetry Table, ca. 1880
    Kerry Shrives

    $7,000-$9,000
    Vintage Houston


    French Automaton Doll, ca. 1900
    Richard Wright

    $12,000-$15,000
    Vintage Houston


    1888 Silver Whiskey Flask
    Jeanne Sloane

    $10,000
    Vintage Houston


    Contemporary West African Figures
    John Buxton

    $2,000-$3,000
    Vintage Houston


    Fashion Lady Doll and Greiner's Doll
    Ann Hays

    $7,000-$7,500
    Vintage Houston


    American Memorial Brooch, ca. 1850
    Joyce Jonas

    $400
    Vintage Houston


    Japanese Cloisonné Palace Vase
    David McCarron

    $8,000-$12,000
    Vintage Houston


    Gustav Stickley Dining Room Set
    Karen Keane

    $15,000-$18,000
    Vintage Houston


    1912 Titanic Luncheon Menu
    Rudy Franchi

    $75,000-$100,000
    Vintage Houston


    1813 Zedekiah Belknap Portraits
    Ronald Bourgeault

    $8,000-$12,000
    Vintage Houston


    Abraham Lincoln Life Mask, ca. 1880
    Ken Farmer

    $1,500-$2,000
    Vintage Houston


    Buffalo Bill Photographs
    C. Wesley Cowan

    $2,000-$2,500
    Vintage Houston


    Fake Indian Arrow Quiver in Case
    Bruce Shackelford

    $350
    Vintage Houston


    19th-Century Chinese Jade Scepter
    Amanda Miller

    $1,500-$2,500
    Vintage Houston


    Doulton Company Pitcher & Bowl, ca. 1900
    David Lackey

    $1,500-$2,500
    Vintage Houston


    Newcomb College Ceramic Pitcher, ca. 1900
    David Rago

    $4,000-$5,000
    Vintage Houston


    American Mahogany Liquor Case, ca. 1800
    Ken Farmer

    $8,000-$10,000
    Vintage Houston


    Scottish Agate Bracelet, ca. 1860
    Barry Weber

    $2,500
    Vintage Houston


    Basan Rembrandt Etching, ca. 1780
    Todd Weyman

    $4,000-$6,000
    Vintage Houston


    Italian Plaster Intaglios, ca. 1835
    John Crabtree

    $7,000
    Vintage Houston






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