A great gift for the Swank Gentleman in your life! Beautiful 1960s Men's Vintage Gold Tone Cufflinks and Tie Clip Set made by SWANK. The set consists of 2 gold tone metal cufflinks and one tie bar / tie clasp / tie clip all polished gold metal with satin finished faces. The set is still in its original vintage presentation box. The box has black and gold lettering which reads "SWANK" and each piece of the set is also impressed with the word "SWANK".
Formed in 1936, Swank Products, Inc. made accessories for men and began manufacturing 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 1950′s and 60′s, 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 nice Mid-Century men's accessory set by Swank is in gently used condition. The cufflinks measure 7/8" in diameter and the tie clip is 1-5/8" long which is perfect for Mad Men era skinny neckties. The original presentation box has some moisture damage (see photos). It measures 3-1/4" wide by 2-1/2" deep and 1" tall.
A fun set for the vintage gentleman!