This black matte finished vintage camera tie clip is set in a silver tone metal and designed in an earlier era before our phones were our cameras. Likely from the l980s, this substantial feeling clasp is high on detail, fun, and style.
The marker’s mark is on the back of the clip in block letters, “SWANK.” In l936 what was the Attleboro Manufacturing Company became Swank Products, Inc. They continued to offer men’s jewelry under the “Swank” name which began as a men’s jewelry brand in the l920s.
The little black camera is ,75” in length and .5” in height, and the total tie clip is 1.5” in length. It is very good vintage condition with a well working clasp, and a few light scratches here and there.
The pictures offer greater perspective on the charming nature of this last century unique vintage tie clip, perfect for any picture taking enthusiast (Note: I have a red camera and on some pictures, there is its hue or shadow; not metal discoloration).
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