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Fort George Island, Florida, 1892-1895

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Mark Bunda, AAA
Mark Bunda has 18 years Diamond, Antique & Estate Jewelry Appraising Experience and 36 years general experience in the Decorative Arts. In 1972 he became involved with the Decorative Arts in his Family’s Antique Business in Australia that specializes in Diamond, Pearl, Antique & Estate Jewelry as well as European Decorative Arts where his family are members of the Antique Dealers Association of Australia. In 1987 he relocated to NYC where he worked for the auction house Doyle New York. In 1989 he took up a position with Christie’s Jewelry Department on Park Avenue where he provided Diamond, Antique & Estate Jewelry Appraisals, Estimates & Condition Reports. In 1993, he established his own business at the present location within Rockefeller Center in NYC.

He is a graduate gemologist (FGAA), GIA Alumni, USPAP Certified (1999 & 2004), a Certified Member and Board Director for the Appraisers Association of America as well as a Member of the National Association of Jewelry Appraisers. He was the Honorary Chair for the Lecture Committee of the American Society of Jewelry Historians in 2003 and has undertaken lecturing, public speaking and television appearances on varied jewelry topics.