Appraisal: Demetre Chiparus "Indiscreet" Sculpture, from Des Moines, Hour 2.
Appraisal: Paint Salesman's Mechanical Display, ca. 1905, from Des Moines, Hour 2.
Field Trip: Salisbury House, Extra-Illustrated Dickens Set, from Manor House Treasures.
Appraisal: Mae Timberlake Roseville Tankard, ca. 1905, from Des Moines Hour 2
Appraisal: Lusitania and Mauretania Poster, ca. 1907, from Des Moines Hour 2
Appraisal: Egyptian Revival French Clock, ca. 1880, from Des Moines Hour 2
Appraisal: "Jonah & The Whale" Mechanical Bank, ca. 1890, from Des Moines Hour 2
Web Appraisal: Lark Mason appraises a 17th-century Chinese Buddhist figure.
Appraisal: Katharine Wireman Illustration, ca. 1925, from Des Moines Hour 2
Jimi Hendrix's riffs soared across the Woodstock Music and Arts Festival in 1969. What most recall from the set was his solo performance of "The Star Spangled Banner," a visceral take on the national anthem that helped cement his legacy as a rock-and-roll legend.