Event Schedule


Our first conference sponsored jointly with Antique Jewelry University will take place on Saturday, June 8, 2019 in Boston at the Massachusetts College of Art & Design. A Study Day for a limited group of people will be held on Friday, June 7 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.


20TH CENTURY JEWELRY: 1900-1960
Conference Day, June 8, 2019

8:15 A.M. Continental breakfast available

9 a.m. Conference Begins


Emily Banis Stoehrer, Rita J. Kaplan and Susan B. Kaplan Curator of Jewelry, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, “Frank Gardner Hale and His Circle”

Suzanne Martinez and Starla Turner, Dating Diamond Rings: Motifs, Materials, Methods of Manufacture & Diamond Cuts
and How to Detect Reproduction Early to Mid-1900's

Craig Lynch, G.G., Principal of Ouelette-Lynch Appraisal Services, "The Real Jewelry of the RMS Titanic"

Ben Macklowe, President, Macklowe Gallery, “Art Deco Jewelry”

Elyse Zorn Karlin, Co-Director, ASJRA, “Out of this World! Jewelry in the Space Age”


Panel Discussion: Stump the Panel! Conference attendees can submit pictures of pieces of jewelry in advance of the conference that they would like the panel to discuss.

Shelley Sergent, Collection Manager of The Somewhere in the Rainbow Gemstone and Jewelry Collection, “A Cartier Bandeau”

Buffet lunch is included in the conference day. Please note we do not post specific times for individual lectures as the schedule is liable to change.

The day will end approximately at 5 p.m.


Study Day, June 7, 2019

Curator’s Tour of the exhibition “Boston Made Arts and Crafts Jewelry and Metalwork” at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Curator’s Tour of American Arts & Crafts Exhibition (companion exhibition to Boston Made Arts & Crafts Jewelry and Metalwork).

Curator’s Tour of the exhibition “Gender Bending Fashion” at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Lunch is included in the Study Day


If you sign up for the Study Day (limited space available) we will send you a complete schedule for the day.


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