Antiques Roadshow/PBS/YouTubeA US Air Force veteran was knocked off his feet after learning his watch is worth up to $US700,000.
- A US Air Force veteran purchased a Rolex for $US345 while he was stationed in Thailand in the 1970s.
- On a recent episode of “Antiques Roadshow,” the veteran found out that the watch was similar to one Paul Newman wore in a film, making it extremely valuable.
- He kept the watch in a safe deposit box for nearly 40 years, which increased its value.
- In the video, the man falls to the ground after the “Antiques Roadshow” host tells him watches like his sell for $US400,000.
- The host then says that the watch could actually sell for up to $US700,000 at an auction because it’s so special.
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