Jan 17, 2018 | By Samuel Trotman
I was fortunate enough to be invited to photograph the vintage clothing that was brought to the Billings, Montana taping of Antiques Roadshow. Since only a fraction of items brought make it onto the show, I got to see the true volume of vintage that turns up each time. The full report will feature all the finds from incredible Art Deco 20s garments to Buffalo skin coats, but below is a sneak peek at the treasures from Montana.
Above: Appraising an antique tapestry
Above: Appraising an antique textile and early rug
Above: Vintage button collection and embroidered purse
Above: Antique boot hook collection
Above: Early 19th century British militia coat and 1860s-1870s buffalo coat
Above: Tobacco premium and pennant quilt, early Louis Vuitton hat box
Above: 1938 fabric and handwork sample book.
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