This Emerald Heart Claddagh Ring with Diamonds – Gold is set with a large emerald in the middle of the heart, and bordered by the beautiful sparkle of diamonds. It combines the ancient Celtic symbol of the Claddagh, the hands holding a crowned heart, which represents friendship, loyalty, and love.
This exquisite design has the Irish national color green, in the form of the precious emerald, adding another layer to the symbolism, and also another layer to the beauty.
The Folklore Of The Emerald Heart Claddagh Ring with Diamonds
The design of the ring has a rich history stooped in Irish folklore. The story tells of a seafarer named Richard Joyce from Galway, who was captured by pirates and sold to the slave trade in North Africa. Here he learnt the art of the goldsmith, before returning to his beloved homeland upon release.
He designed and fashioned this beautiful ring, which features a pair of arms embracing the heart – a powerful symbol of love and compassion. The ring was worn as a wedding ring for centuries by residents in the fishing village of Claddagh.
After centuries of use in a small Irish village, this timeless design became a worldwide fashion item with universal appeal as a symbol of friendship, engagement, or marriage. How you wear the ring determines its purpose.
- For friendship the Claddagh ring is worn on any finger on the right hand.
- To symbolize engagement, the ring is placed on the third finger of the left hand, with the heart facing outwards.
- As a wedding ring, the Claddagh ring is worn on the third finger of the left hand, with the heart facing inwards towards your own heart.
Exquisite Emerald Heart Claddagh with Ring Diamonds – Gold
The charm of this simple yet stunning design is undeniable. The Emerald Heart Claddagh Ring With Diamonds – Gold makes an exceptional gift for a loved one, or for a loyal friend who deserves something special.
This Emerald Heart Claddagh Ring With Diamonds is available in 10ct Yellow or White Gold design with Real Diamonds, but we also have a version in Sterling Silver.
Make someone’s dream come true, with this ancient symbol of love.