A great gift for the Vintage Gentleman! Nice Pair of Mid Century Modern Mad Men Era 1960s SWANK Silver Tone Metal Cufflinks with triangular modernist designs and natural mother-of-pearl or abalone shell inserts. A super nice Mid Century Pair of vintage men's cufflinks by SWANK. The cufflinks measure a large 13/16" in length! The cufflinks have bullet back closures; a torpedo, or bullet shaped, capsule that is suspended between two posts. The bullet can be flipped on its axis to manipulate it through the button holes in the cuff, and then flipped to secure the cufflink on the shirt. Both cufflinks are marked "SWANK" on reverse.
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.
These great vintage cufflinks from SWANK are in excellent unused or barely used condition!
Our cufflink sets include a handmade paper gift box with cotton lining and make a great gift for your favorite vintage gentleman!!