Get your loupe to learn how to value jewelry including costume jewelry, gold and silver pieces. See how to spot bad Murano glass jewelry and buy the good stuff. Expert Dr. Lori shows you how to find the sterling silver marks and tell the fake from the real coral pieces. Did you know that faux pearls could be worth more than real pearls? Dr. Lori shows you examples as you learn about rose gold jewelry, earrings from Mexico with special marks, and fashion jewelry pieces. Using a multi-media bracelet, you’ll discover what the brown color on a faux pearl could mean. Watch more videos on Dr. Lori’s YouTube channel about how to value jewelry. Send photos of your thrift shop finds for Dr. Lori to value.

How good are you at valuing furniture and ceramics? Watch Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori appraise an Austrian vase with a German castle on it, a 1940s rattan chair in the art moderne style and a figurine marked Japan. Learn the values and tips about each piece as you play along with the hosts of CBS TV’s Pittsburgh Today Live in Pittsburgh, PA. Watch to get the secrets to find those bargains when shopping and thrifting. Watch more videos on Dr. Lori’s YouTube channel valuing furniture and ceramics. Send photos of your thrift store finds for Dr. Lori to value.

Watch Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori show you expert tips to valuing bargains as she appraises dolls, jewelry, crafts, glass, and antique household items. Discover secrets about costume jewelry, earrings, and pins as Dr. Lori values a Shirley Temple doll and a vintage glass wine decanter. Don’t miss her care and storage tips too. Plus, learn values and history for an old wooden ice box, a Singer sewing machine and an old table top fan great for creating a look when decorating. Dr. Lori shares clues about using color to date pieces as she appraises an avocado green can opener. Values for a button picture and a ship in the bottle are revealed. Yes, crafts have value so don’t throw then away. Watch more videos on Dr. Lori’s YouTube channel on tips to valuing bargains. Send photos of your thrift store finds for Dr. Lori to value.

Play along with Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori and the hosts of CBS TV’s Pittsburgh Today Live in Pittsburgh, PA to learn about ceramics transferware and flags. See values for a Kutani ware tea set, a ceramic transferware cheese server and an American and Taiwan flag. Discover tips about finials, how transferware is created and much more. Watch to get the tips to find those bargains when shopping and thrifting. Watch more videos on Dr. Lori’s YouTube channel valuing ceramics transferware and flags. Send photos of your thrift store finds for Dr. Lori to value.

How good are you at thrifting? Can you pick the valuable glass ceramics and figurines when shopping? Test your knowledge and play along with Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori and the hosts of CBS TV’s Pittsburgh Today Live in Pittsburgh, PA. Learn about a stoneware figurine, an earthenware ceramic pitcher and an art glass bowl from the late 1990s. Plus, Dr. Lori shows you a Limoges ceramic pitcher that is the prize of this Treasure Hunt game. Watch to see how much people pay for it when you resell it. Don’t miss this piece when shopping and thrifting. Watch more videos on Dr. Lori’s YouTube channel valuing glass ceramics and figurines. Send photos of your thrift store finds for Dr. Lori to value.