" Civil War Two Cent Cufflinks " Item # 552C
Historic and rare, the two cent coin was minted for only
two years (1864 & 1865) in Philadelphia, and
retired from circulation a short nine years later in 1873. This coin also
has the distinction of being the first
minted with "In God We Trust". Set in solid sterling silver, coins are
about the size of a nickel,
or just under 7/8". Certificate of Authenticity included. Gift
" Dutch East India Company VOC Cufflinks " Item # CF198
The Dutch East India Company (Vereenigde
Oost-Indische Compagnie or VOC in Dutch) 1602-1798 was the worlds first
corporation, and the first company in
the world to issue stock. It was also the world's first mega corporation,
quasi-governmental powers, including the
ability to wage war, negotiate treaties, coin money, and establish colonies.
The Dutch East India Company remained
an important trading concern for almost two centuries, paying an 18% annual
dividend for almost 200 years!
These authentic coins are obtained from shipwrecks off the coast of Indonesia,
and are set
it a custom sterling silver
frame and backing. By Samuel Wright. Coins are about the size of a
Samuel Wright cufflinks arrive
with a Certificate of Authenticity and are packaged in a signature gift box.
" Buffalo Nickel on
Item # 8B
Genuine antique buffalo nickels feature a solid sterling
silver backing and mechanism.
Most coins are dated in the 1930's. (No specific date requests please.)
Certificate of Authenticity included. Gift boxed.
" Authentic Roman Coin Cufflinks " Item # 55RC
Each pair of authentic roman coin cufflinks dates
from 337 - 378 A.D. and is from the
reign of Valens or Constantius II. These bronze coins are set in a solid
silver, and arrive with a signed certificate of authenticity. Each pair
also comes with
a detailed description about the actual coin used! Roman coins are about
the size of a penny.
Packaged in a signature gift box.
Used from 1953 to 1980, New York's first tokens
were it's most unique, distinguished by a
bold "Y" cut in it's brass. The "Y" cut token was an excellent
example of the industrial design
of that period, showing how a common object could be both functional and aesthetically
Tokens are bezel-set in a 24kt gold plated backing. Subway token cufflinks are packaged in a
gift box, and include an official MTA Certificate of Authenticity.
Tokens on the right are bezel set in solid sterling
silver and are packaged in a leather NYC map gift box.
" Chicago CTA Token Cufflinks " Item # 11C
Chicago discontinued these dime-sized tokens
in 1999 when the CTA went to an automated paper
ticketing system. Used for fare on the subway and elevated "L"
trains, each authentic token is
made of antiqued stainless steel, and feature the official CTA logo in the center.
Subway token cufflinks
are bezel-set in
a sterling silver plated backing, and are gift boxed in a unique Chicago map gift box.
CTA Certificate of Authenticity.
" Boston MBTA Token Cufflinks " Item
Slightly larger than other cities, Boston's MBTA token is about the
size of a nickel.
Authentic brass tokens feature a big, bold "T" design on one link, and an
electric train image
on the other cufflink which is the flip side of the token.
Subway token cufflinks are bezel-set in a silver
plated backing, and are gift boxed in a unique Boston MBTA
map gift box similar to Chicago and
New York's box above. Includes MBTA Certificate of Authenticity.
" V Nickel Cufflinks " Item # SW203
Before the buffalo nickel, there was the Liberty Head nickel, or V nickel, which
was minted from 1883 to 1912.
These beautiful, genuine coins are individually set in a handmade, sterling
silver frame and backing.
3/4" diameter. Samuel Wright cufflinks are packaged in a distinctive
signature gift box.
" Flying Eagle Cent Cufflinks " Item # SW204
Before the Indian head penny, there was the beautiful flying eagle one cent
piece, minted for only three years from 1856 - 1858.
Made of 88% copper, this coin was designed to replace the worn Spanish colonial
silver coin, but was discontinued because
the Philadelphia mint had difficulty striking the coin. These beautiful,
genuine coins are individually set in a handmade,
sterling silver frame and backing. 11/16" diameter.
Samuel Wright cufflinks are packaged in a distinctive signature gift box.
" Tesla Coil Half Dollar Eagle Cufflinks " Item # SW202
The Half Dollar American Eagle coin is one of our favorite designs, but far too
large for a cufflink. Until now. Using a Tesla Coil, these coins are
compressed approximately 42% to a size smaller than a quarter (about 7/8") using
a massive 100,000 amperes of electricity for less than 25 millionths of a
No mass is lost, no feature is distorted. Instead the coins become thicker
and details more pronounced. Bezel set in solid sterling silver with
a handmade skeleton frame backing so that you can see both sides of the coin.
Gift boxed with a Certificate of Authenticity and regular
half dollar coin so you can marvel at what a little electricity (or in this case a
LOT) can accomplish! Gift