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Antiques Roadshow; Seattle, WA


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Series
Antiques Roadshow
Program
Seattle, WA
Program Number

102

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

Host Dan Elias welcomes ANTIQUES ROADSHOW viewers to Seattle, Washington, from architect Frank Gehry's Experience Music Project — a totally interactive museum — before taking off on a whirlwind tour of the city center. Appraisers at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center discover an array of fascinating objects, including a mid-18th-century French Rococo double snuffbox, an elegant mid-19th-century enameled pocket watch in perfect condition with jewels intact, and a crazy quilt with roots in the great Seattle fire of 1889, estimated to be worth $10,000.

Duration

00:60:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
Antiques and Collectibles
Creators
Moreno, Aida (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Antiques Roadshow; Seattle, WA,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B915DFEB1956420F810925983170B076.
MLA: “Antiques Roadshow; Seattle, WA.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B915DFEB1956420F810925983170B076>.
APA: Antiques Roadshow; Seattle, WA. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B915DFEB1956420F810925983170B076
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