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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Seattle, Washington - Hour Three

Airs Monday, October 19, 2015 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV

Above: Allan Katz (left) appraises an 1880s Crazy Quilt.

Behind the Scenes in Seattle

On Saturday, August 18, 2012, ROADSHOW headed to Seattle, Washington — home of grunge rock, corner coffee shops, and the famous Pike Place Market — where we discovered an amazing assortment of fresh antiques and collectibles! View the slideshow

Courtesy of Jeff Dunn for WGBH

A guest poses with her Steiff White Clown Bear, ca. 1920.

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW, PBS’s most-watched prime time series, returned for Season 17 with its signature cross-country treasure hunt and another million-dollar discovery. With 21 brand new episodes and six newly-restored episodes of “Vintage Roadshow,” ROADSHOW shares history through America’s untold stories. Host Mark L. Walberg welcomes viewers to join the journey through attics and basements, garage sales and dumpsters.

"Seattle, Washington" (Hour Three) - ANTIQUES ROADSHOW host Mark L. Walberg discusses Northwest Coast Indian masks with appraiser Ted Trotta at the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture. Seattle becomes the city that sparkles with the discovery of a late-16th-century diamond and enamel jewel. Other notable finds include a moose, elk and buffalo hide chair; an 1880s Crazy Quilt; and a white Steiff clown bear worth $2,500-$3,200.

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Preview: ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Seattle (Hour Three)

Antiques Roadshow: Seattle


Appraisal: Steiff White Clown Bear, ca. 1920


Appraisal: Plains Ledger Drawings, ca. 1880

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