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.

Play along and watch Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori valuing vintage collectibles and jewelry as she presents another round of Dumpster or No Dumpster? Do you know if you should keep or toss a pair of unmarked costume jewelry earrings, an old fan from the 1940s, a picture made with buttons or an early 1900s ship in a bottle? Don’t lose money by not knowing what to do when downsizing or shopping in that thrift store. Dr. Lori reveals tips to find the valuables during her appearance on ABC TV Tampa Bay’s Morning Blend in Tampa, FL. Watch more videos on Dr. Lori’s YouTube channel on tips to valuing vintage collectibles and jewelry. Send photos of your thrift store finds for Dr. Lori to value.

See how to spot bargain glassware and crystal when thrift store shopping. Watch Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori reveal tips to value and discover old Coke or Coca Cola bottles, hand cut glass vases and thumbprint glass bowls. Don’t get taken and lose money because you are using online auctions to research values. Big mistake, see why. Learn how to value milk glass pieces that have a green tint and a frosted glass candle holder. Plus, other bargain glassware and crystal vases, dishes and plates are appraised and identified that you can find shopping. Dr. Lori also shows you a secret on how to determine the origins of pieces with a Madonna and child image on them just by noticing the direction of a head tilt. Watch more videos on Dr. Lori’s YouTube channel. Send photos of your thrift store finds for Dr. Lori to value.