Rock mineral runoff gave the sand its different colors. Is that old dresser in the attic a priceless antique?

Probably not, though plenty of items that are featured on the show will surprise you. The cards represent the earliest-known photographic baseball cards, and they come with a letter from all of the players who complained about the small portions of food they were served while playing on the road. When she noticed a mosquito beneath the frame’s glass, she took it apart to remove the bug. At that point, she realized it must have been a painting — and a more important piece.

Period” when lavish jewelry flush with stones was popular. The owner said that when she inherited it she assumed it would be valuable because it still had its original clothing. A trip to a “doll hospital” scared the daylights out of her though, because creepy doll parts were laying all around, with crazy-eyed heads staring from their perches on the wall. It was made around 1760, to represent the 15th century style desk that was popular for about 400 years. Its ornate cubbies were intended to hold valuables and could be locked when the table was folded up.

You may not believe it, but some auction houses hold auctions solely featuring cat or dog themes.

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