- A very smart vintage dress set by Asprey & Co dating from the 1920s and comprising of double sided cufflinks, four buttons and two studs. The design is a cut cornered square with an etched pattern on a platinum face and a central diamond encircled by onyx. The reverse is in 18 carat yellow gold and stamped 18ct and PL for platinum. The set is in excellent condition.
- It is quite common for dress sets to be split up with the buttons being made into cufflinks and then sold separately. This set however has remained intact for nearly 100 years and comes fitted in its original Asprey & Co box.
- Cufflinks measure 13mm across.
- Edwardian, 20th century, English circa 1920.
Asprey is a British retailer of jewellery, leather, silver and other luxury goods. Founded in 1781 it has a long and established relationship with British royalty with Queen Victoria awarding the first Royal Warrant. Since then, Asprey has held a Royal Warrant for every British monarch and several other foreign heads of state. Asprey continues to hold the Royal Warrant today with the patronage of the HRH Prince of Wales.
Stock no. 2023
Central London based jeweller in Grays Antiques Centre and member of BADA