Antiques Roadshow expert shares staggering value of brooch bought for £1
He quipped: “Right… ok, so it cost a pound. So what do I think your £1 investment in the early 70s might be worth today?
“A lovely looking pink topaz, super looking emeralds around the outside, cannetille gold frame. £2,500.”
The guest laughed at the staggering amount and expressed: “Thank you very much.”
Praising her keen eye, John added: “No well done you, for having the eye to be shopping in Whitstable and seeing something like that, it was meant to be. What a treat!”
Before leaving, the guest teased: “Well it was at the time and it still is. thank you so much for telling me. Sorry everybody Whitstable market doesn’t exist any longer.”
Antiques Roadshow airs Sunday from 8pm on BBC One.
Published at Fri, 17 Mar 2023 15:53:00 +0000