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Claddagh rings originated in the village of Claddagh located near Galway in Ireland. This ring is a well-known design that contains two hands holding a heart, with a crown on top. People often select it for use in wedding and engagement rings. It is also something that lovers exchange as a token of their love for each other. The heart is to represent the heart. The hands represent friendship. The crown represents loyalty. Together, they symbolize the right combination for an ideal marriage. The first Claddagh rings are from the 17th century. However, there are rings with earlier version of the design dating back to earlier medieval times. If you want a ring in the Claddagh style, you need to peruse our selection of rings. You will find them made in sterling silver, yellow and white gold. Some of these rings come with jewels inset in the heart to highlight the design.