Antiques Roadshow

RECUT: Treasure Fever, Part 1

Special | 21m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

Explore artifacts and artistry with health and medicine history across generations including a Lakota Sioux doctor's bag, a “Female Physician” trade sign from around 1835, and a salesman's sample operating chair in this half-hour RECUT.

Aired: 08/02/21

Expires: 08/01/25

Rating: NR

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