On Monday, May 14th at 8pm on WGBH, experience ANTIQUES ROADSHOW history when, for the first time, they take the cameras indoors and outdoors! Recorded at Rosecliff Mansion in Newport, RI, watch as a diamond waterfall pin sways in the breeze, a Rohmer doll is valued on the patio, and Tiffany vases stun an appraiser in the lavish ballroom.
The following week, learn about antique and vintage treasures as they are appraised in a Gilded Age mansion. ROADSHOW travels to Rosecliff for finds including a Fabergé jade snuff bottle made around 1890, a Basquiat oil stick drawing, and a General Wharton Civil War archive. Which is valued at $400,000? “Newport, Hour 2” airs on Monday, May 21st.
Finally, on May 28th celebrate as ANTIQUES ROADSHOW wraps up its groundbreaking visit to Rosecliff mansion with even more treasures in “Newport, Hour 3” including a Tiffany & Co. sapphire and diamond ring, a Boston bureau table made around 1770, and M.C. Escher lithographs. Find out which is appraised for $100,000!
Here’s a sneak peek!
ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is part adventure, part history lesson, and part treasure hunt! Watch as specialists from the country’s leading auction houses and independent dealers offer free appraisals of antiques and collectibles, revealing fascinating truths about family treasures and flea market finds.
After 22 years, we’re getting a makeover! Before tuning in to the new-look episode on Monday at 8/7C PM on @PBS, hear @marshabemkoEP‘s dispatch from the event set-up. Spoiler alert: we did get a tropical storm, but the show went on! pic.twitter.com/ZkLgLPIiid
— Antiques Roadshow (@RoadshowPBS) May 11, 2018