Watch how to identify and value antique frames, prints, lithographs and other artwork like paintings and watercolors. Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori shows you secrets when valuing antique frames and lithographs from the 1900s to 1970s. Learn how to spot the decorative design of a frame, colors in a painting and Currier and Ives prints for value. Plus, see framing tips and how to hang your artwork and lithographs. Dr. Lori reveals how Plaster of Paris frames are made, shows you how a wood backing ruins your print, and how an acid-free mat protects your lithograph from a glass cover. Watch more videos on Dr. Lori’s YouTube channel. Send photos of your thrift store finds for Dr. Lori to value.

Which is the most valuable? A Wisteria Tiffany style lamp or a painting from the 1940s by a German artist? Watch and play along as Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori reveals clues and answers to valuing lamps and paintings during her popular Treasure Hunt game. Use the clues provided during Dr. Lori’s appearance on CBS TV’s Pittsburgh Today Live in Pittsburgh, PA to help you find those thrift store bargains. 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.

Many of you shop at thrift stores looking for unusual finds and valuable antiques. Watch Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori share some of those items that others discovered thrifting and shopping. Discover the values for a not so typical Star Wars collectible, a cup and saucer made of slag glass, and ceramic dishes and plates. Learn how to value lithographs, oil paintings and other works of art. Plus, Dr. Lori identifies and values an old typewriter, a Singer Sewing machine, and oil lamps. Other unusual finds and valuable antiques such as bookends, a wooden bowl, and German violin are appraised as Dr. Lori entertains the audience. Watch more videos on Dr. Lori’s YouTube channel. Send photos of your thrift store finds for Dr. Lori to value.

Think you know antiques? Test your knowledge of valuing overlooked antique and vintage treasures. Can you guess the values for an apple tea caddy, a Bakelite bracelet, a DisneyLand scarf and Queen Elizabeth II’s wedding brochure? Play another round of Dumpster or No Dumpster? with Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori during her appearance on WPHL 17’s Morning News in Philadelphia, PA. Learn how other fruit shaped tea caddys compare in value and secrets about Bakelite. Watch more videos on Dr. Lori’s YouTube channel including more rounds of Dumpster or No Dumpster? and valuing bargains. Send photos of your thrift store finds for Dr. Lori to value.

Your videos and finds are featured. Watch Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori show you how finding treasures and bargains is easy when shopping at the thrift store or antique shop. Dr. Lori reveals the how to tips to find valuable prints, oil lamps, beaded pieces, art made by Native Americans, a very special and unusual cane and an Asian bronze peacock censer. Learn about wedding symbols and traditions when Dr. Lori appraises a pearl necklace piece of jewelry that was passed down as a family treasure. Dr. Lori also provides tips on finding treasures and bargains using a watercolor by Mel Stauffer and oil on canvas painting by Newell that was found at a Goodwill store.  Watch more videos on Dr. Lori’s YouTube channel. Send photos of your thrift store finds for Dr. Lori to value.