These cuff links are crafted from authentic Vignelli diagrams of the New York City subway from 1972-78. Iconic neighborhoods and locations are featured. Each map piece is set in a sterling silver bezel with a swivel finding and protected with mineral glass. Back hallmarked "NYCT." Measures approximately 5/8" square. Officially licensed by the MTA, each pair of cuff links comes gift-boxed with a Certificate of Authenticity.

Image shown is only an example. Since these cufflinks are handcrafted with swatches from authentic subway maps, we cannot guarantee specific sections of the map.

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SKU 1-2649

Description / 1972 Vignelli Map Sterling Silver Cufflinks

These cuff links are crafted from authentic Vignelli diagrams of the New York City subway from 1972-78. Iconic neighborhoods and locations are featured. Each map piece is set in a sterling silver bezel with a swivel finding and protected with mineral glass. Back hallmarked "NYCT." Measures approximately 5/8" square. Officially licensed by the MTA, each pair of cuff links comes gift-boxed with a Certificate of Authenticity.

Image shown is only an example. Since these cufflinks are handcrafted with swatches from authentic subway maps, we cannot guarantee specific sections of the map.

What's The Story

Massimo Vignelli's subway diagram is a hallmark of modernist elegance, distilling New York's huge, complicated transit system into a sequence of straight lines, rainbow colors and black dots. New York City's offical subway map from 1972 to 1979, the diagram remains iconic in the design world. In 2011, it was repurposed for the digital age, serving as the basis for the MTA Weekender app and website. Not only responsible for the map, Vignelli also established the graphic standards still used today throughout the subway system.

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