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NPT’s 2019 Appraisal Day is Saturday, June 15, at The Factory in Franklin

Published on May 22, 2019 By MiChelle Jones

Nashville Public Television hosts its 2019 Antiques & Fine Art Appraisal Day, Saturday, June 15, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Factory at Franklin (230 Franklin Rd., Franklin, Tenn., 37064). During Appraisal Day, attendees meet with regional appraisers and receive a verbal evaluation of their items. Admission for Appraisal Day 2019 is $75 […]

Come Along on an Appraisal Day In-Home Visit

Published on May 29, 2015 By MiChelle Jones

You’ve probably heard us talking about Appraisal Day for a while now. The event is coming up Saturday, June 20, at the Factory at Franklin and you still have an opportunity to register to have up to three or up to six items appraised by regional experts. We are also offering a special opportunity to […]

NPT Antiques and Fine Arts Day Unearths Picasso, Babe Ruth, the New Testament and more

Published on June 18, 2014 By Joe Pagetta

On Saturday, June 14, supporters of NPT in search of appraisal  gold gathered at the Factory in Franklin for NPT’s 5th Antiques and Fine Arts Appraisal Day.  Over a dozen local and regional appraisers were on hand to meet more than 300 registered attendees who brought in books, jewelry, prints, furniture, guitars, pop culture memorabilia […]

Watch `Downton Abbey` Like You`re Watching `Antiques Roadshow`

Published on January 17, 2014 By Joe Pagetta

  Karen Parr-Moody does not watch Downton Abbey like the rest of us. While she’s likely not immune to saying, “Oh, Edith” several times an episode, and reveling in the evilness that is Thomas, she’s more likely to say, “Oh, look at those teacups!” The Nashville-based writer and former New York fashion reporter is also […]

Go Behind the Scenes at Antiques Roadshow

Published on October 6, 2009 By Joe Pagetta

Back in May of this year, NPT held our first Antiques Appraisal Day at the Factory in Franklin. It was a great event, and wildly successful, with almost 1,000 people showing up to have their paintings, pottery, guns, memorabilia and more appraised. We had never done anything like that before, and while there were certainly […]