«Double Horseshoe»

Gold and Silver Diamond Sapphire Cufflinks


Materials:

silver, gold, diamonds,blue sapphires.

№ Н-15-02-133


 

«Double Horseshoe»

Gold and Silver Diamond Sapphire Cufflinks

 

Double horseshoe is a symbol of fortune that brings good luck and one of the greatest secrets of the world of art. It should be mentioned that the great fashion empire Chanel owes its success to the logo of double “C”. One of the most recognizable logos in the world of fashion has its birthday, May 5th 1925. On that day famous perfumes Chanel No 5 decorated with two interwoven letters were introduced to the world. But were they letters? Vrubel was almost 40 years ahead with his brooch sketch that amazingly resembles the logo of Chanel.

A sketch of the great artist was found a short time ago among other sketches in one of the Kyiv museums. According to specialists, Vrubel had made a sketch of a brooch in 1886, 40 years before the Chanel logo appeared.

The cufflinks “Double Horseshoe” is not a hint of the brooch “Double Horseshoe”. The masters of Lobortas Classic Jewelry House began to implement the sensational sketch found by the researches. The artist`s idea became reality. But besides that they noticed the yin and yang symbol in the double horseshoe. The jewelers implemented the artist`s idea using 3D models solved this interesting problem. It was not an easy thing to do. The gold brooch “Double Horseshoe”, a real masterpiece, was finally made in 2007. In 2014 it has become one of the most precious exhibits of the Faberge hall in the Hermitage Museum.

The cufflinks “Double Horseshoe” represent recognizable shapes and colors of Brubel. Two horseshoes, a sapphire and a diamond one, are the symbol of good luck. This masterpiece is suitable either for a businessman or an elegant businesswoman.