A pair of very special cufflinks by Swedish designer Wiwen Nilsson. Shown here with a wonderful patina in the form of oxidation to the silver.
Pair of Wiwen Nilsson Octagonal Art Deco Cufflinks in Sterling Silver
Excellent condition. Only very very minor signs of wear.
Presented unpolished to preserve the patina currently on the cufflinks.
Marked with all the Swedish silver marks on one side: the 'three crown mark', 's' for silver, 'STERLING', 'SWEDEN', and the city mark for Lund - an 'L', as well as 'AN', which signifies they are by Wiwen Nilsson.
One is marked 'A9' the other 'C9', meaning they were each made in year 1951 and 1953.
Wiwen Nilsson's signature on the opposite side to the stamps on each cufflink.
Width of octacon: cm / in
Weight: g / oz