Family heirlooms can be just about anything, as long as there is monetary or sentimental value attached. As heirlooms get passed down over time, their mystique grows. In this section we'll examine everything to do with passing down heirlooms and receiving them.
You love "Antiques Roadshow," the beloved PBS program that's been on the air since 1996. And you have prized Hummel figurine that you think might be valuable. You want to be on the show, but how do you know if your heirloom is worth taking on air?