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‘Antiques Roadshow’ most valuable find: Rhino horn cup collection worth $1M

Appraiser Lark Mason spotted the set and set its value at more than $1 million. TULSA, Okla. – PBS’s “Antiques Roadshow” recorded the highest-value appraisal in the series’ 16 years of production. Veteran “Antiques Roadshow” Asian arts expert Lark Mason identified a collection of five late 17th/early 18th-century Chinese carved rhinoceros horn cups and...

American Pickers’ Mike Wolfe: Why I’m geeked about vintage bicycles

In this month’s Bicycling, Mike Wolfe, star of HISTORY’s American Pickers explains why vintage bicycles “turn his crank” (sorry) and how a business setback put him, literally, on the road to one of cable’s most-watched program. The incident that led him to collecting: “When one of my stores [bike shops] burned down, I couldn’t...