Antiques Roadshow

St. Louis, Hour 1

Season 22 Episode 7 | 52m 31s | Video has closed captioning.

Journey through the Gateway to the West for treasures such as a 1901 "Longest Bearded Man" banner purportedly from the 1904 World’s Fair, a 1602 Adam Islip-published book of Chaucer’s complete works, and a 15th-century Chinese Bodhisattva gilt bronze. One is valued at $100,000-$125,000!

Aired: 02/19/18

Expires: 04/24/26

Rating: TV-G

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