Newark – America’s Forgotten Jewelry Capital with Ulysses Grant Dietz, Chief Curator Emeritus at the Newark Museum

Episode 5

Ulysses Grant Dietz is Chief Curator Emeritus at the Newark Museum. He previously served as the museum’s curator of Decorative Arts since 1980 and the Chief Curator since 2012. He has been instrumental in expanding and showcasing the museum’s jewelry collection. He has been the curator of more than 100 exhibitions covering all aspects of the decorative […]

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What’s That Piece Worth? The Keys to Jewelry Appraising with Ted Irwin, Director and Appraiser of the Northwest Gemological Laboratory

Episode 4

Ted Irwin is an independent appraiser of fine jewelry and gemstones, and director of the Northwest Gemological Institute and Northwest Gemological Lab. He provides documentation on contemporary to antique fine jewelry, watches, pearls and gemstones for insurance, estate or other legal purposes. Ted is also the director of the Northwest Jewelry Conference which provides hands-on […]

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The Importance of Antique & Estate Jewelry Today with Jewelry Appraiser Edward Lewand

Episode 1

Edward A. Lewand, GG, ASA, AAA, is a professional, independent appraiser of fine and antique jewelry. He works with attorneys on estates, trusts, insurance matters and copyright issues; appraisal theories and concepts; and matrimonial appraising. Edward also works with international accounting firms such as KPMG, LLC. and PWC, along with banks for inventory review as […]

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