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    Special: Relative Riches (2009)

    ANTIQUES ROADSHOW puts family folklore to the test! From tall tales to tall chests, the special Relative Riches shows the proof is in the provenance.

    HIGHLIGHT: Seattle Crazy Quilt

    Nancy Druckman appraises a quilt, ca. 1890, embroidered with Seattle's history and worth $10,000.
    (Seattle, Hour 1)

    HIGHLIGHT: New England Desk and Contents

    Andrew Brunk appraises a desk made in New England, ca. 1760, filled with family heirlooms and American artifacts worth $100,000. (Dallas, Hour 2)



    Pocket Watch with Fob Chain
    Fred Nevill

    $30,000-$50,000
    Relative Riches


    German Blanket Chest, ca. 1590
    John Hays

    $3,000-$4,000
    Relative Riches


    1838 Texas Land Office Book
    Stephen Massey

    $20,000-$30,000
    Relative Riches


    Staffordshire Transfer Print Platter, ca. 1825
    Jody Wilkie

    $400-$500
    Relative Riches


    Seattle Crazy Quilt, ca. 1890
    Nancy Druckman

    $10,000
    Relative Riches


    18th-Century Chinese Export Chest
    Lark Mason

    $2,000-$3,000
    Relative Riches


    John Robert McChesney "Gal-Leg" Spurs, ca. 1900
    Bruce Shackelford

    $2,500-$3,500
    Relative Riches


    Two Chinoiserie Bottles, ca. 1685
    Christopher Hartop

    $30,000-$50,000
    Relative Riches


    William Norton Painting, ca. 1900
    Alan Fausel

    $12,000-$18,000
    Relative Riches


    Cartier Cigarette Case, ca. 1910
    Barry Weber

    $7,500
    Relative Riches


    1914 Earle Staffordshire Pottery Book
    David Lackey

    $800-$1,000
    Relative Riches


    Ruby & Diamond Bracelet, ca. 1895
    Berj Zavian

    $30,000-$35,000
    Relative Riches


    Kentucky Corner Cupboard, ca. 1815
    Leigh Keno

    $8,500
    Relative Riches


    Colt Model 1849 Pocket Revolver with Accessories
    Paul Carella

    $2,000-$3,000
    Relative Riches


    New England Desk & Contents, ca. 1760
    Andrew Brunk

    $100,000
    Relative Riches