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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

Vintage Milwaukee #1723 [TV-G]
Items include a Tiffany lamp, which was appraised at $8,000-$15,000 in 1998 and is now valued between $20,000 and $30,000.

  • KET Saturday, July 26 at 5:00 pm EDT

Vintage Des Moines #1831 [TV-G]
Highlights include a Rambling Mickey Mouse toy with its original box, Charles Lindbergh memorabilia, and a Samuel McIntire medallion.

  • KET2 Monday, July 28 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, July 29 at 5:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, July 31 at 8:00 pm EDT

Vintage Louisville #1725 [TV-G]
A look back at some of the items appraised in Louisville back in 1998. Items include a 19th-century folk art jug, a South Carolina Slave Badge from 1810, and James Dean's high school yearbook.

  • KET2 Monday, July 28 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, July 29 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, July 30 at 4:00 am EDT
  • KET2 Wednesday, July 30 at 5:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, July 30 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, July 31 at 9:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, July 31 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Friday, August 1 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, August 2 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, August 2 at 5:00 pm EDT

Vintage Rochester #1724 [TV-G]
Items include a painting by Frank Zappa, a van Munster violin, and a Minton vase. One of these items increased more than five times in value and another has dropped by more than $1,000.

  • KET2 Monday, August 4 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, August 5 at 5:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, August 7 at 8:00 pm EDT

Vintage Hartford #1726 [TV-G]
Items include a 1915 Coca-Cola jigsaw puzzle, an Emancipation Announcement print, and a Tiffany aquamarine glass vase.

  • KET2 Monday, August 4 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, August 5 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET2 Wednesday, August 6 at 5:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, August 9 at 5:00 pm EDT

Vintage Richmond #1727 [TV-G]
Items include a Cartier desk clock, a Royal Doulton bear, 1956 World Series baseballs, a Carnegie autograph album, and a collection of diamond and ruby jewelry.

  • KET2 Monday, August 11 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, August 12 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET2 Wednesday, August 13 at 5:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, August 14 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET Saturday, August 16 at 5:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, August 17 at 4:00 am EDT

Junk in the Trunk #1519 [TV-G]
Highlights include one of a set of six inherited chairs, made 50 years ago by a furniture designer who also did commissions for Aristotle Onassis; a rare and extensive collection of WWII prison camp materials; and a drawing and lithograph by iconic American artist Grant Wood, as well as a trunk containing some of his possessions.

  • KET2 Monday, August 18 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, August 19 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, August 21 at 8:00 pm EDT

Tasty Treasures #1520 [TV-G]
Highlights include a coveted stainless steel 1930s meat serving cart that saw decades of use at a casino in Reno Nevada; a rare toy coffee service made of 18th-century British porcelain; and an heirloom Tlingit Indian oil bowl and ladle, acquired by the owner's great-great-grandfather during a military posting to Sitka, Alaska, in 1877, valued at a jaw-dropping $250,000 to $300,000.

  • KET2 Monday, August 18 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, August 19 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, August 23 at 5:00 pm EDT

Junk in the Trunk 2 #1621 [TV-G]
Never-before-seen appraisals include a Missouri Regiment Colt Pistol, sapphire and diamonds from Tiffany, and Dr. Seuss' signature.

  • KET2 Monday, August 25 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, August 26 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, August 28 at 8:00 pm EDT

Forever Young #1521 [TV-G]
A celebration of objects for the young and the young at heart. Highlights include original art for a Dr. Seuss lunchbox; a child's shoe autographed by Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig; and a colorful embroidered silk picture, sewn by the owner's great-great-great-aunt in 1819, at the age of 15.

  • KET2 Monday, August 25 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, August 26 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, August 30 at 5:00 pm EDT

Corpus Christi, Hour One #1701 [TV-G]
Highlights include a Diego Rivera oil painting, a 1967 painting by Alexander Calder, a Japanese bronze depicting a mythical figure, and a giant Fisk "Tire Boy" sign.

  • KET2 Monday, September 1 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, September 2 at 5:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, September 4 at 8:00 pm EDT

Corpus Christi, Hour Two #1702 [TV-G]
Highlights include vintage flash art at a local tattoo parlor, John Lennon's signature, and a book inscribed by Salvador Dali.

  • KET2 Monday, September 1 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, September 2 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, September 6 at 5:00 pm EDT

Corpus Christi, Hour Three #1703 [TV-G]
Highlights include a 1912 portrait by Charles Courtney Curran, a Porfirio Salinas Bluebonnet oil painting, and a 1983 Helen Frankenthaler lithograph.

  • KET2 Monday, September 8 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, September 9 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, September 11 at 8:00 pm EDT

Boston, Hour One #1704 [TV-G]
Discoveries include a Norman Rockwell collection, an Aldro Hibbard oil painting brought in by the mayor of Boston, and a Red Sox World Series team-signed ball.

  • KET2 Monday, September 8 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, September 9 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, September 13 at 5:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, September 15 at 5:00 am EDT

Boston, Hour Two #1705 [TV-G]
Highlights include a 1950 Selmer alto saxophone, an impressive George Gershwin collection, and 1970s Beatles memorabilia.

  • KET2 Tuesday, September 16 at 5:00 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, September 21 at 5:00 am EDT

Knoxville, Hour One #1819 [TV-G]
Highlights include a Tiffany pottery vase; a shoe belonging to Robert Wadlow, the tallest human recorded in history; and a Chinese gilt bronze Amida Buddah.

  • KET2 Monday, September 22 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, September 23 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, September 25 at 8:00 pm EDT

Boston, Hour Three #1706 [TV-G]
Discoveries include Civil War photographs, World War II German POW signs, and a circa 1810 South Carolina musket.

  • KET2 Monday, September 22 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, September 23 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KET2 Wednesday, September 24 at 5:00 am EDT

Knoxville, Hour Two #1820 [TV-G]
Highlights include a collection of personal letters from Amelia Earhart, Joseph Delaney drawings, and two Jacob Maentel watercolors.

  • KET2 Monday, September 29 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET Thursday, October 2 at 8:00 pm EDT

Raleigh, NC - Hour One #1401 [TV-G]
A 1920 Arts and Crafts desk and lamp, a rare circa 1960 Gibson Double 12 electric guitar, and a set of four Chinese carved jade objects that garner the highest value appraisal in Roadshow history.

  • KET2 Monday, September 29 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, September 30 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, October 4 at 5:00 pm EDT
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