Antiques Roadshow

Christmas Retrospective 2011

Fiona Bruce is in a festive mood as she opens this seasonal selection box from the Roadshow team. The most talked about finds of the year are updated as Fiona reveals what happened after the cameras stopped rolling. Stories featured include the remarkable discovery by a viewer of a lost brooch by Victorian designer William Burges after she saw an appeal on the show. Following the exciting valuation, the piece went on to sell for 3 times the anticipated figure at auction. Plus Fiona reveals the history of gifting at Christmas and looks at the most valuable antique toys eagerly sought by collectors.

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