Art Detective Fakes & Forgeries - OMA Webinar

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Join OMA for our September 19 webinar, "Art Detective Fakes & Forgeries."

Join OMA for our September 19 Webinar -Art Detective Fakes & Forgeries

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Explore how experts detect fakes and forgeries when examining coins, gems, and artworks. 

Join Doug Bort as he shares knowledge gained from experts with decades of experience in the field to determine whether an object’s authenticity may be suspect, as well as when provenance information may raise further suspicions.  Resources to assist industry professionals with the detailed investigation of an object’s authenticity and provenance will also be provided.


About our speaker:

Doug Bort is the Founder, Managing Partner, and Lead Investigator of Odyssey Global Consulting, LLC.  Prior to that, he spent twenty-one years as a Special Agent with the United States Customs Service and Homeland Security Investigations.  He is a Subject Matter Expert in the investigation of art and cultural property crimes.  He conducted many complex international investigations, undercover operations; and trained many other law enforcement personnel on how to investigate art and cultural property crimes.

When:  Monday, September 19, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Where:  Online – complete webinar login details will be sent to participants after registering

Cost: $10 – OMA Members; $15 Non-members

Registration deadline: September 16, 2022


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9/19/2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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