ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Hutton-In-The-Forest
Airs Monday, July 8, 2013 at 10 p.m. on KPBS TV
Tuesday, July 2, 2013
Credit: Courtesy of Olwen Gillespie/© BBC 2011
A national and international treasure, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW (UK Version) has been thrilling the public for more than 30 years, attracting large crowds intent on finding out what their possessions are worth. This time around, the team of specialists encounter objects from all over the world.
With its fascinating tales and air of anticipation as owners and viewers wait to hear whether a piece is about to be revealed as a priceless find, it's easy to see why the series was BBC One's highest rating factual series for 2010.
The program is hosted by Fiona Bruce, produced by Michele Burgess and the series editor is Simon Shaw.
"Hutton-In-The-Forest" - In this episode, Fiona Bruce and the team of experts head to Cumbria for another busy day handing out valuations and discovering objects with remarkable stories.
At Hutton-in-the-Forest they see a valuable painting once used for target practice, a watch that reveals a little-known fact about life in POW camps, and a small boys toy turns in to a rich collectors must have.
A BBC production 2011
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