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Antiques Roadshow; Greatest Gifts


1620 Greatest Gifts EE Master - Texted, Mixed, No CC First Air Date: 12/17/12

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Antiques Roadshow
Greatest Gifts
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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

A Louis Comfort Tiffany necklace from a husband or a Fender bass guitar as a birthday present — these memorable gifts turned out to be valuable and interesting items. “Greatest Gifts,” filled with appraisals featuring items that guests received as presents, will have you writing your own holiday wish list.

Appraisals include: 1883 Dominick & Haff Silver Tea Set Appraised Value: $15,000 - $20,000 (2002) Updated Value: $15,000 - $20,000 (2012); Signed Beatles Program, ca. 1963 Appraised Value: $15,000 (2007) Updated Value: $15,000 - $20,000 (2012); 1937 Clyfford Still Oil Painting Appraised Value: $500,000 (2008) Updated Value: $500,000 (2012); Louis Comfort Tiffany Necklace, ca. 1915 Appraised Value: $70,000 - $90,000 (2008) Updated Value: $70,000 - $90,000 (2012); Royal Doulton Sung Ware Bowl, ca. 1930 Appraised Value: $3,000 - $5,000 (2008) Updated Value: $3,000 - $5,000 (2012); 1797 Chester County Marriage Chest Appraised Value: $20,000 - $30,000 (2009) Updated Value: $20,000 - $30,000 (2012); French Regency Gilt Bronze Plateau, ca. 1825 Appraised Value: $50,000 - $70,000 (2010) Updated Value: $50,000 - $70,000 (2012); 1904 Van Briggle Vase & Expo Medal Appraised Value: $30,000 - $40,000 (2011) Updated Value: $30,000 - $40,000 (2012).

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Broadcast program

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Antiques and Collectibles
Moreno, Aida (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Antiques Roadshow; Greatest Gifts,” 12/17/2012, GBH Archives, accessed January 22, 2022,
MLA: “Antiques Roadshow; Greatest Gifts.” 12/17/2012. GBH Archives. Web. January 22, 2022. <>.
APA: Antiques Roadshow; Greatest Gifts. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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