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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Sunday, August 27, 2006

Art deco jewelry fetch top appraisals

 •  Crowds roll in for 'Antiques Roadshow'

By Will Hoover
Advertiser Staff Writer

The top item at yesterday's "Antiques Roadshow" filming was a collection of art deco jewelry a broach, two necklaces and a diamond ring that was valued at between $145,000 to $197,000 at auction.

The runner-up was a rare, circa 1888, Hawaiian scene painting by artist Joseph Nawahi, that a couple paid $400 for. It was valued at between $100,000 and $150,000 at auction.

Reach Will Hoover at whoover@honoluluadvertiser.com.