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It’s antiques dealers vs auctioneers on HISTORY’s “Real Deal”

HISTORY is airing a new, 10-part series called "Real Deal," which zeroes in on the dramatic interaction between buyers and sellers. Taped at Don Presley Auctions' gallery in Orange, Calif., Real Deal captures the tension that fuels the art of the deal. Antique dealers must summon their expansive knowledge of antiques – and human...

Your guide to all next gen antiques-themed TV shows

The following two items complimented a longer article in the Dec. 22 edition on SPIKE-TV’s new hit show Auction Hunters. Billed as the West coast’s answer to American Pickers, Auction Hunters follows the exploits of California’s Allen Haff and Ton Jones as they hunt for antiques and collectibles in abandoned storage lockers. The Next...

Antiques-themed Cable Shows Generating Buzz: Caroline Ashleigh Blog

Have you been listening to the entire buzz generated lately about the new reality television shows staring appraisers, auctioneers, vintage objects, and the suspense their discoveries generate? The venerable forebear of the trend is, of course, PBS’s Antiques Roadshow, broadcast since 1997. Marsha Bemko, its executive producer, said in a recent telephone interview that...