Alfred Hitchcock Presents – The Cheney Vase
Alfred Hitchcock Presents was an anthology series that aired between 1955 and 1965 on CBS and NBC. Each episode displayed a separate plot with different characters, settings, and themes. Alfred Hitchcock created, produced, and acted in this series. There were 267 episodes created in the shows entirety.
In this particular episode, an elderly woman named Martha Cheney vows to protect a priceless vase that has been in her family for generations. A greedy former museum curator named Lyle Endicott will do anything in his power to get his hands on the vase.