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Web Appraisal: Boston Federal Sewing Box

  • Aired: 02/05/2012
  • 02:15
  • Rating: TV-G
In this web-exclusive appraisal, J. Michael Flanigan is impressed by a Boston federal sewing box, ca. 1800, and even more impressed by its young owner, who has taken incredibly good care of the box ever since she received it as a gift as a little girl.
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J. Michael Flanigan appraises a Boston federal sewing box, ca. 1800.
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