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Priest in shock van Dyck masterpiece find

Mon 30 Dec 2013
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The discovery was made during an episode of the Antiques Roadshow where experts valued the painting at over £400,000 pounds.

A priest from the Peak District has been told a painting he bought for 400 pounds is worth a thousand times what he paid for it.

Father Jamie McLeod was told on the Antiques Roadshow that the picture was a Anthony Van Dyck original. He's considering selling the piece to buy a new bell for the Abbey Church at Whaley Hall. Father Jamie described his reaction to the development Premier's Marcus Jones on the News Hour:

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