A Pair of Antique Russian Ribbed Gold and Diamond Cufflinks by Joseph Marshak
made in Kiev between 1908 and 1917
Joseph Marshak (1854-1918), one of Faberge’s competitors, was a prominent jeweler in Imperial Russia. The firm is known today as Marchak (Paris).
The cufflinks are marked with 56 zolotnik old Russian gold standard (14K) / Kiev assay office,
maker’s initials ‘IM’ for Joseph Marshak and original Marshak’s inventory number ‘ 3100 ‘
Width 20 mm (13/16 in.)