These cufflinks were cast from an antique wax seal stamp from the 1800's. These were used to seal letters and correspondence and come is a huge verity of designs, mottos, sentiments, heraldry and proverbs... This early hand carved wax seal features an anchor with the handcarved words 'Proved by the Storm' The storm could refer to any ordeal or time of chaos and destruction which has been overcome. The anchor is a symbol of hope. An emblem of stability and safety. Together this seal is a statement of triumph over adversity.......... Size...... The cufflinks measures approx. 12.14mm across the centre. This may vary however as each one is made by hand.