Antiques Roadshow

Segment: Robert Waterhouse — Early 15th-Century Bodhisattva

Clip: Season 23 Episode 24 | 6m 7s Video has closed captioning.

In 2017 at ROADSHOW’s St. Louis event, appraiser Robert Waterhouse was approached by a guest who brought in a bodhisattva. In a recent interview with ROADSHOW, Waterhouse describes the intricate details of the bodhisattva, clarified details only discovered later, reveals its even more impressive present-day value, and explains why it was so difficult to date the sculpture in the moment.

Aired: 11/04/19

Rating: TV-G

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