A great gift for the Vintage Gentleman in your life! Beautiful Mid-Century Modern Silver Tone Horse Riding Crop Shaped Tie Bar with fancy English style can handle made by SWANK circa 1950s. The tie bar measures 2-3/8" long. An attractive and delicately designed tie bar. The tie slides into the clip which has a revolving wheel allowing ti to easily attach and be removed from the tie. The clip is marked on reverse "SWANK KLIP PAT. PEND.".
Formed in 1936, Swank Products, Inc. made gun parts during WWII as well as award items like purple hearts and bronze stars. After the war Swank expanded into other areas, including fragrances, wallets, belts and other accessories for men. In the 1950s and 60s, Swank, Inc. began acquiring other brands in order to continue expanding and today a number of recognizable brand names are owned by Swank, Inc., they include Guess?, Liz Claiborne, Geoffrey Beene, Tommy Hilfiger, Kenneth Cole, Nautica and Chaps.
This great men's tie bar by Swank is in excellent unused or barely used condition. A beautiful piece for the vintage gentleman!