A very lovely sterling silver Irish Claddagh ring. This ring is very old and has quite the history. The Claddagh has been the traditional wedding ring of the Irish since the 17th Century. The Royal Claddagh ring is today worn by people all over the world as a universal symbol of love, loyalty, friendship, fidelity, and of their Irish heritage. For love, the Irish wear the heart, in friendship they wear the hands, and, in loyalty and lasting fidelity the Irish wear the royal Claddagh crown. This ring is composed of a very nice sterling silver with 925 fineness in the form of two hand that are holding a heart with a crown on top of it. The inside of the ring is signed "925" for the silver content and the ring size is a 10. It is a very special piece of jewelry that is unique but also simple and beautiful. A fine 925 sterling silver Irish Claddagh ring.