Despite what the Pawn Stars of the History Channel may have you believe, pawn shops aren’t all wacky items that require expert appraisal. Houston has its fair share of pawn shops, and they’re filled with items both quirky and practical.
“You can find almost anything — literally almost anything,” said Jim Wright of Wright Pawn and Jewelry Company.
We spoke to different pawn shops including Crown Jewelers & Pawn , which is one of Salt Lake City’s largest pawn shops and one of the biggest pawn shops in Utah as well, to find out what they’re selling. Here are some of our favorites.