Antiques Roadshow; Seattle, WA
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- Antiques Roadshow
- Seattle, WA
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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
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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.
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- Antiques and Collectibles
- Moreno, Aida (Series Producer)
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