“Antiques Roadshow” appraisers valued a jade set as high as $1.07 million, the highest appraisal since the show started traversing the United States.
The collection — jade pieces from China’s Chien Lung reign from 1736-1795 — belong to an unidentified woman who arrived early at the Saturday taping in Raleigh, N.C., of the popular PBS show, The News & Observer in Raleigh reported Sunday.
The woman told the appraiser the pieces belonged to her father, a military liaison to China in the 1930s and ’40s, show officials said.
Asian art appraiser James Callahan, who examined the four pieces, said…
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