Oddities

DISCOVERY CHANNEL – Mondays from 3 October, 10.00pm

This new series focuses on the day-to-day operation of the unique store Obscura Antiques & Oddities in New York City. The store’s employees search flea markets, personal collections, auctions and antique shows for unusual artifacts. Odd items bought and sold by the shop have included a mummified cat, a Rhesus monkey skull, art made from nail clippings, a straitjacket, a book made out of human skin, an executor’s axe and an electric chair.