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Antiques Roadshow guest gobsmacked by valuation of glass bottles

During an episode of the long-running BBC One show, viewers were taken to the Royal Botanic Garden where a series of items brought in by guests were valued by the experts. When speaking to Marc Allum, one visitor learned the interesting history of the two seal bottles he’d brought along. Introducing the items onto the […]

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Norway’s Stiim Aqua Cluster to launch aquatech roadshow

Norway’s Stiim Aqua Cluster is embarking upon a series of trips to showcase aquaculture technologies in new markets, beginning in the Faroe Islands […] Want to keep reading? Sign up for a FREE TRIAL to have full access to our articles for 7 days! sign up Have an account? Log in here: Enter the email address […]

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Antiques Roadshow expert thrilled by ‘rare’ clip of young Queen

He explained: “He really started to make a name for himself, up until the mid-1920s at which point, he was approached by Queen Mary in 1926.” Talking about Marcus’ approach to photography, Clive said: “He was actually pioneering this wonderful freshness. “This lovely sort of ease, putting people at ease showing children at ease.” Agreeing with […]

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Antiques Roadshow crowd gobsmacked by John Lennon’s house number

During a recent episode of BBC’s Antiques Roadshow, Fiona Bruce and the team of experts took their knowledge to Sefton Park in Liverpool. Throughout the episode, items such as a Ming Dynasty vase, a painting by George Melly and an unusual Finnish Glass were given a valuation. However, it was Raj Bisram’s discovery of John […]

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Camilla joins Antiques Roadshow as Duchess ‘jealous’ of painting

“It’s an old format but it works, it always brings something fresh on a Sunday night. However old that format might seem, there’s always something new coming along.” He added: “Unfortunately, [guests] do sometimes have a habit of going onto google the night before they come onto the roadshow. “We try to stop people doing […]

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Antiques Roadshow guest astounded by Queen Victoria’s underwear value

Hilary confirmed: “Louise being one of Queen Victoria’s daughters so somewhere there is a link, but you can’t quite put your finger on it.” The guest laughed: “Quite isn’t the word. I am miles off.” Taking a closer look at the garments, Hilary explained: “It is interesting that there are quite a lot of undergarments […]

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Antiques Roadshow guest is told his £250k item is actually worth £150

The guest told expert Ronnie Archer-Morgan he had picked up the African figure from an antique shop 10 years ago. The Antiques Roadshow expert, also an author, became excited at the item but, upon further inspection, he discovered it wasn’t worth as much as he had hoped.  Explaining the item is from the Kota tribe from Gabon, south of […]

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Antiques Roadshow guest speechless over valuation of Gazza snap

Antiques Roadshow is a BBC favourite and in a classic clip from Wollaton Hall, expert Raj Bisram shared his thoughts on a guest’s signed photo. Former footballers Vinnie Jones and Paul Gascoigne appear in the image which has become known as one of the most famous photos in football history. The guest was surprised to […]

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Antiques Roadshow guest gobsmacked by vases ‘More than I anticipated’

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW recently saw one guest thrilled about the value of his wife’s vase collection, which he stated was more than he had “anticipated”. Source link

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Antiques Roadshow guest speechless at true value of £1 stag

Looking over the golden stag, sculptured to be peacefully lying down, William explained the history of the model. He explained: “Well, what we’ve got is an Austrian cold painted bronze figure. In around 1900 in Vienna and throughout Austria there were about 50 different manufacturers. “But of course, there’s one name that always seems to […]