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Cameras capture tales of family heirlooms, yard sale bargains and long-lost items salvaged from attics and basements, while experts reveal the fascinating truths about these finds.

TV Schedule

Kansas City, Hour Two #1811 [TV-G]
Highlights include a beauty book by Madam C.J. Walker, an E.G. Wright silver cornet, and a 1920 Onderdonk oil painting.

  • KET Saturday, April 12 at 5:00 pm EDT

Kansas City, Hour Three #1812 [TV-G]
Highlights include a 1955 Elvis Presley concert poster, a Marklin "Puritan" toy boat, and a 1919 Leon Gaspard painting.

  • KET2 Monday, April 14 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET Thursday, April 17 at 8:00 pm EDT

Minneapolis, Mn - Hour One #1616 [TV-G]
Highlights include a questionable George Elmslie chair that, if authentic, could fetch $50, 000; a 1900 McKinley-Roosevelt poster discovered at a flea market; and a 1976 fancy intense yellow diamond ring.

  • KET2 Monday, April 14 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, April 15 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, April 15 at 5:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, April 19 at 5:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, April 20 at 4:00 am EDT

Anaheim, Hour One #1813 [TV-G]
Highlights include a Marx Brothers prop duck, two sketches by Michael Jackson, and a Frederic Church painting.

  • KET2 Monday, April 21 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, April 22 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, April 24 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET Saturday, April 26 at 5:00 pm EDT

Anaheim, Hour Two #1814 [TV-G]
Highlights include performance shoes that belonged to Buddy Ebsen, a jade jewelry collection, and a Utrillo oil painting.

  • KET2 Monday, April 28 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, April 29 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, May 1 at 8:00 pm EDT

Minneapolis, Mn - Hour Two #1617 [TV-G]
Highlights include a 1956 Elvis Presley standee rescued from an attic, a portrait sketched by George Gershwin accompanied with letters from the composer to the owner's mother, and a circa 1885 Franz Roubaud oil painting.

  • KET2 Monday, April 28 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, April 29 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, May 3 at 5:00 pm EDT

Anaheim, Hour Three #1815 [TV-G]
Highlights include an 18th-century Chinese cinnabar lacquer box, a collection of wanted posters featuring a Butch Cassidy wanted circular, and a shadow box attributed to Joseph Cornell.

  • KET2 Monday, May 5 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, May 6 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, May 8 at 8:00 pm EDT

Minneapolis, Mn - Hour Three #1618 [TV-G]
Highlights include an 1863 Ulysses S. Grant letter; a circa 1950 Charles Shulz Li'l Folks original cartoon; and two paintings - one by Victor Higgins, the other by Spencer - purchased together for $5, but valued over $75,000.

  • KET2 Monday, May 5 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, May 6 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, May 10 at 5:00 pm EDT

Richmond, Hour One #1816 [TV-G]
Highlights include a late 19th-century Albert Neuhuys watercolor, a 1982 UNC championship signed basketball featuring Michael Jordan, and an early 20th-century Alice R. H. Smith watercolor.

  • KET2 Monday, May 12 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, May 13 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, May 15 at 8:00 pm EDT

Cats & Dogs #1619 [TV-G]
Whether it's a ceramic dog or a painted cat, this special is chock full of appraisals featuring felines and canines. Take a look at an original Hush Puppy mascot, dog portraits, and one "naughty cat" bronze.

  • KET2 Monday, May 12 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, May 13 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, May 17 at 5:00 pm EDT

Richmond, Hour Two #1817 [TV-G]
Highlights include a 1765 Thomas Pitts silver epergne, a Leveille-Rousseau perfume bottle, and a Tiffany & Co. brooch.

  • KET2 Monday, May 19 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, May 20 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, May 22 at 8:00 pm EDT

Greatest Gifts #1620 [TV-G]
Items that guests received as presents include a Louis Comfort Tiffany necklace and a Fender bass.

  • KET2 Monday, May 19 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, May 20 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET2 Friday, May 23 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, May 24 at 5:00 pm EDT

Richmond, Hour Three #1818 [TV-G]
Highlights include a collection of Langston Hughes-signed first editions, a 1935 Bride of Frankenstein pressbook, and a 1890 Frank Henry Shapleigh oil painting.

  • KET2 Monday, May 26 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET Thursday, May 29 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Friday, May 30 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, May 31 at 5:00 pm EDT

Vintage Phoenix #1622 [TV-G]
"Yes Virginia, there is a Santa Claus," the original 1897 letter to the New York Sun, is appraised.

  • KET2 Tuesday, June 3 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, June 7 at 5:00 pm EDT

Vintage San Francisco #1626 [TV-G]
A modest-looking Eskimo hunting helmet swells in value, while a 1385 English silver spoon declines to $5,000 to $8,000.

  • KET2 Thursday, June 12 at 5:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, June 14 at 5:00 pm EDT

Vintage Houston #1624 [TV-G]
A 19th-century Chinese jade scepter, originally appraised for $1,500 to $2,500, spikes to $50,000 to $80,000, while a 1912 Titanic menu decreases in price.

  • KET2 Wednesday, June 18 at 5:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, June 21 at 5:00 pm EDT

Vintage Atlanta #1625 [TV-G]
A collection of documents related to golf legend Bobby Jones increases in price, while an 1841 letter by Abraham Lincoln decreases in price.

  • KET2 Tuesday, June 24 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, June 28 at 5:00 pm EDT
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