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Antiques Roadshow; Greenwich, CT


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Series
Antiques Roadshow
Program
Greenwich, CT
Program Number

113

Series Description

ROADSHOW is part adventure, part history lesson, part treasure hunt. Specialists from the country's leading auction houses and independent dealers from across the nation, travel throughout the United States offering free appraisals of antiques and collectibles. ANTIQUES ROADSHOW cameras watch as owners recount tales of family heirlooms, yard sale bargains and long-neglected items salvaged from attics and basements, while experts reveal the fascinating truth about these finds. Series hosT 100-400: Chris Jussel; Series hosT 5-600: Dan Elias. Series release date: 1997

Program Description

In Greenwich, Connecticut, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW experts look forward to a variety of exciting items brought in from homes all around Connecticut's "Gold Coast," Fairfield County. Host Chris Jussel visits the Bush-Holley House, built in 1732,headquarters and emblem of the Greenwich Historical Society. Perhaps one of the most renowned country towns in America,Greenwich goes back over three-and-a-half-centuries, from its beginnings as a fishing and farming community to its more recent history as an upscale suburb of New York City. At the Old Greenwich Civic Center, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW appraisers look at a wide variety of objects, including a 60-year-old New York Yankees homerun baseball and an unusual collection of European maps.

Duration

00:60:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
Antiques and Collectibles
Creators
Moreno, Aida (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Antiques Roadshow; Greenwich, CT,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2DA792E5F48D4E7581855462C39C3400.
MLA: “Antiques Roadshow; Greenwich, CT.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2DA792E5F48D4E7581855462C39C3400>.
APA: Antiques Roadshow; Greenwich, CT. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2DA792E5F48D4E7581855462C39C3400
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