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Can You Tell How Much These Items On "Antiques Roadshow" Are Worth?

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  1. 1. Can you correctly guess the value of this bowl, which the previous owner had used as a dog bowl?

    Believed to be from the 17th century, it was painted by hand but has wear and tear.
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    Believed to be from the 17th century, it was painted by hand but has wear and tear.

  2. 2. How much are these top-secret documents containing previously unknown codewords for the D-Day landings?

    Remember... the specialist says that these documents are "rare and extraordinary."
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    Remember... the specialist says that these documents are "rare and extraordinary."

  3. 3. How much is this Clash T-shirt worth? The expert was excited but said it was a low quality fabric.

    He was wearing one of the T-shirts that was being valued that day.

    He was wearing one of the T-shirts that was being valued that day.

  4. 4. How about this tombola, which was in the Grand Hotel at the same time as the IRA Brighton bombing in 1984?

    The tombola contains raffle tickets featuring the names of the Tory cabinet.
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    The tombola contains raffle tickets featuring the names of the Tory cabinet.

  5. 5. How about this brass mounted clock? Made in 1760, it plays delightful music at the top of every hour.

    The expert says that there is huge demand for these musical clock in China.
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    The expert says that there is huge demand for these musical clock in China.

  6. 6. How much do you think this paperweight owned by Winston Churchill is worth? He had it during World War II.

    Without the Churchill connection, the paperweight would sell for £50.
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    Without the Churchill connection, the paperweight would sell for £50.

  7. 7. What about this signed painting, by Charles Dixon, showing the Thames in 1920? It was found in a skip.

    The excited expert says the painter "manages to capture the busy atmosphere."
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    The excited expert says the painter "manages to capture the busy atmosphere."

  8. 8. How about this wine glass from 1765, believed to have be from James Giles, "the best glass gilder in Britain."

    It was bought in a charity shop for 10p.
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    It was bought in a charity shop for 10p.

  9. 9. How about this Monopoly game played in a farmhouse by the guys who did The Great Train Robbery in 1963?

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  10. 10. How about a forgotten portrait of Scarborough Castle, by the legendary famous landscape artist Turner?

    "It was found knocking about at a bottom of a cupboard."
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    "It was found knocking about at a bottom of a cupboard."

  11. 11. How about this doll, which is valued by the expert to have "an exquisite expression" and looks like a portrait?

    The doll is from Simon & Halbig, a huge German doll maker but "a lot of the [their] dolls are not very exciting." How much is it worth?
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    The doll is from Simon & Halbig, a huge German doll maker but "a lot of the [their] dolls are not very exciting." How much is it worth?

  12. 12. And finally, this "Angel of the North" Gormley sculpture, used to convince Newcastle council to build the big one.

    It is valued to be the original, 20 times smaller than the huge one just outside Newcastle.
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    It is valued to be the original, 20 times smaller than the huge one just outside Newcastle.

Can You Tell How Much These Items On "Antiques Roadshow" Are Worth?

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