Marie loves Marquis
Love tokens are antique sterling coins that were hand engraved with initials and or pictures or words as gifts to your sweetheart.
We collect ‘one sided’ coins where the back is original showing the coins date
This 1872 sterling coin was hand engraved, the letter M is most prevalent now, then embossed with blue enamel. The back shows this love token was actually made into a cuff link. It now adorns a mixed metals chain, 18 inches
#writeyourownstory Marie loved Marquis and the letter M ! She commissioned a set of love token cuff links to be delivered to him before the opening of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City on February 20, 1872 where he was showing his final work.