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Articles made from precious metals and often set with gemstones that are worn on the body for personal adornment.

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engagement ring

Jewelry; Wedding rings

An engagement ring is a ring indicating that the person wearing it is engaged to be married, especially in Western cultures. In some cultures, engagement rings are also used as ...

Claddagh ring

Jewelry; Wedding rings

The Claddagh ring is a traditional Irish ring given as a token of friendship, love and/or as a wedding ring. The design and customs associated with it originated in the Irish ...

dearest ring

Jewelry; Wedding rings

A dearest ring is a Victorian style romantic ring with six different types of gemstone, that is most commonly used as an unusual style of engagement ring. The term 'dearest' is an ...

regards ring

Jewelry; Wedding rings

A regards ring was a Victorian engagement ring in which the initials of the precious stones mounted on the band spelled out the word "regards" in an implicit acrostic: Ruby, ...

gimmal ring

Jewelry; Wedding rings

A gimmal ring, is a ring with two or three hoops or links that fit together to form one complete ring. In the 16th and 17th centuries such rings were fashionable in England, ...

pre-engagement ring

Jewelry; Wedding rings

A pre-engagement ring (also known as a promise ring) is a ring given to a romantic partner to signify a commitment to a monogamous relationship, often as a precursor to an ...

puzzle ring

Jewelry; Wedding rings

A traditional puzzle ring is a type of finger ring made up of four, six, eight, or twelve interconnected rings. Contemporary designs include rings of three, five or seven bands. ...