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Pair of men's cuff links and tie pin

American
1950s
Swank, Inc. (American, founded in 1897)


Object Place: Taunton, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Height x width (cufflinks): 1 x 1 in. (2.5 x 2.5 cm) Diameter (tie pin): 12.7 mm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2269.1-3

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal, glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Cuff links

Gold-colored mesh cuff links with round purple aurora borealis Swarovski crystals surrounded by gold braid; matching small round tie pin with crystal outlined in gold braid.

Provenance

By 2008, collection of Henry S. Hacker, Cambridge, MA; gift of Hacker to the MFA (Accession date: March 25, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry S. Hacker