Jefferson Exchange | December 24, 2013
10:38 am
Tue December 24, 2013

Behind The Scenes At "Antiques Roadshow"

Peter Pap describes his work with rugs, on and off "Antiques Roadshow."

The old saying "one person's trash is another's treasure" comes to life every week on the PBS television show "Antiques Roadshow." 

Peter Pap with his specialty: rugs.
Credit Peterpaprugs/Youtube.com

People from all over the country find curious items in their attics and basements, and find out they're worth a great deal of money. 

OR they find out that Grandma's prized silver tureen is really not worth much money. 

We get an inside look at the process of assigning value to antiques from Peter Pap, who works as an appraiser on the show.  

 

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