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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

Miami Beach (Part 3) #1503 [TV-G]
A rare, Qing Dynasty (early 18th century) vase; a 1956 Gretsch Chet Atkins Model 6120 guitar; and a charming oil painting by popular Victorian artist John George Brown.

  • KET Thursday, November 20 at 8:00 pm EST

Madison, WI - Hour Two #1408 [TV-G]
Photos by American photographer Edward Weston, a table crafted by master furniture maker George Nakashima, and an ornate exhibition piece, made by Tiffany for the 1893 Columbian Exhibition in Chicago.

  • KET Saturday, November 22 at 5:00 pm EST

Finders Keepers #1720 [TV-G]
A Weller Coppertone vase and a collection of Cole Porter and Monty Woolley letters are appraised.

  • KET2 Monday, November 24 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 25 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET Thursday, November 27 at 8:00 pm EST

Madison, WI - Hour Three #1409 [TV-G]
A turn-of-the-century Japanese bamboo sculpture, Edwardian pearl earrings with Art Deco pendants, and an oil painting by noted 19th-century California painter Thomas Hill.

  • KET2 Monday, November 24 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 25 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Thursday, November 27 at 5:00 am EST

Junk in the Trunk 4, Part 1 #1832 [TV-G]
Appraisals include a Steiff Pushmi-Pullyu Doctor Dolittle character, a Pablo Picasso linocut, and a pair of Italian carved door panels.

  • KET2 Monday, December 1 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, December 3 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, December 5 at 3:00 am EST
  • KET Saturday, December 6 at 4:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Sunday, December 7 at 4:00 am EST

Denver (Part 1) #1410 [TV-G]
A poster of the famous Wright Flyer airplane, a first edition copy of William Faulkner's Sartoris, and an heirloom collection of jewelry that includes a diamond ring crafted by "Jeweler to the Stars" Paul Flato.

  • KET2 Tuesday, December 2 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, December 3 at 5:00 am EST
  • KET2 Thursday, December 4 at 4:00 am EST

Junk in the Trunk 3 #1721 [TV-G]
This special features a Myrtle Beach guest with a sports collection that would make any Celtics fan turn green with envy, a diamond and platinum ring in Corpus Christi, and a valuable old book with a mysterious past in Rapid City.

  • KET2 Monday, December 8 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 9 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET Thursday, December 11 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET Saturday, December 13 at 5:00 pm EST

Denver (Part 2) #1411 [TV-G]
A Dodger's game-used jersey, worn by pitcher Don Drysdale; an heirloom 17th-century Massachusetts armchair; and an heirloom 1817 needlework family portrait.

  • KET2 Monday, December 8 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 9 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, December 10 at 5:00 am EST

Junk in the Trunk 4, Part 2 #1833 [TV-G]
Great appraisals include a collection of 1898 Mardi Gras invitations, Julia Child's copper pans, and a German violin with a Sartory bow.

  • KET2 Monday, December 15 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 16 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET Thursday, December 18 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET Saturday, December 20 at 5:00 pm EST

Denver (Part 3) #1412 [TV-G]
Two circa 1958 prototype chairs designed by the guest's father; a salesman's sample canoe; and a 1941 Martin guitar, played by the guest's great-uncle.

  • KET2 Monday, December 15 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 16 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, December 17 at 5:00 am EST

The Boomer Years #1834 [TV-G]
Highlights include a 1956 Elvis "Love Me Tender" standee, a 1958 Martin Luther King, Jr. letter purchased at the estate of a Richard Nixon biographer, and Charles Schulz comic strip art.

  • KET2 Monday, December 22 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET Saturday, December 27 at 5:00 pm EST

Phoenix (Part 1) #1413 [TV-G]
A circa 1905 advertising display for waterproof baby pants, a 1797 Chippendale marriage chest, and a collection of original Charles Schulz "Peanuts" artwork.

  • KET2 Monday, December 22 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 23 at 1:00 am EST

Manor House Treasures #1835 [TV-G]
Taking inspiration from "Downton Abbey" and other period dramas, this special features a Lord Byron cellarette and portrait, a Louis Vuitton steamer trunk, and a Louis Comfort Tiffany necklace.

  • KET2 Monday, December 29 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET Thursday, January 1 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET Saturday, January 3 at 5:00 pm EST

Phoenix (Part 2) #1414 [TV-G]
A 1982 bronze maquette by renowned sculptor Henry Moore, an heirloom amethyst jewelry collection, and an early abstract painting by Chuck Close.

  • KET2 Monday, December 29 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 30 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, December 31 at 5:00 am EST

New York City, Hour One #1901 [TV-G]
The season premiere includes an unpublished Art Spiegelman book proposal; a headboard from the set of The Godfather, Part II; and an archive of rare photographic baseball cards with a handwritten letter from the 1871-1872 Boston Red Stockings.

  • KET2 Monday, January 5 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET Thursday, January 8 at 8:00 pm EST

Phoenix (Part 3) #1415 [TV-G]
A violin made by the Gagliano family in Naples in the early 1800s and a violin bow made in France in the shop of Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume.

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

New York City, Hour Two #1902 [TV-G]
Highlights include a Tiffany Studios mosaic inkwell, a show run from the Beatles' first Ed Sullivan Show appearance along with an autographed photograph of the band, and a Joseph Kleitsch oil painting.

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

San Jose (Part 1) #1416 [TV-G]
A Tlingit bowl and ladle inherited from the guest's great-great-grandfather, who procured them on an 1877 trip to Alaska.

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

New York City, Hour Three #1903 [TV-G]
Highlights include a Tiffany presentation watch, a 1943 Irving Berlin manuscript, and a collection of rare 1903 American Beauty-backed tobacco baseball cards in pristine condition.

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

San Jose (Part 2) #1417 [TV-G]
A painting entitled The Wet Nurse, by the German genre painter Carl Herpfer.

  • KET2 Monday, January 19 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, January 20 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Thursday, January 22 at 5:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, January 23 at 3:00 am EST
  • KET Saturday, January 24 at 5:00 pm EST

Austin, Hour One #1904 [TV-G]
Highlights include a spinning wheel gifted to the owner's mother by Mahatma Gandhi, a pin designed by pop artist Roy Lichtenstein, and a custom diamond and platinum Van Cleef and Arpels necklace.

  • KET2 Monday, January 26 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, January 27 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET Thursday, January 29 at 8:00 pm EST

San Jose (Part 3) #1418 [TV-G]
A collection of three Great Basin baskets made in Nevada.

  • KET2 Monday, January 26 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, January 27 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, January 28 at 4:30 am EST
  • KET Saturday, January 31 at 5:00 pm EST
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