Antiques Roadshow

National Cash Register: Owner Interview

Christen, who brought in a brass cash register from her grandfather’s shop, talks about what she learned from appraiser Ken Farmer at the August 2009 taping for Denver, Colorado.

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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW 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.
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    Travel to Chicago for finds like a 1969 "Chicago Seven" signed subpoena, a 1961 Leonora Carrington oil, and a 1976 Playboy Bunny collection. Which find is appraised at $200,000-$300,000? Visit the Art Institute of Chicago.
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