Irish Rings - Sterling Silver Family Crest Ring and Wax Seal
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In times gone by, when sending correspondence the sender would secure the documents by melting wax over the join or closing point, and make an impression in the warm wax with their Ring Seal. This would ensure that the receiver would know if the correspondence was genuine and that it had not been tampered with. This Irish Ring would often be passed down the generations within a family. Features: the unique Family Crest for YOUR name. The crest usually appears above the helmet in a full coat of arms artwork. Each family name would have a different crest. Our maker has extensive records, and will research any names upon request, if they do not already have them. This is a SEAL Ring - details are reversed. Made in Ireland and hallmarked by the Assay Office in Dublin Castle. Sizes 6-13 (including half sizes). FREE Presentation Box. FREE Sample Wax Seal from your own ring. FREE Stick of Sealing Wax to make your own seals. Ring Face Size: .75 inches. Weight:18 to 28 grams, depending on Metal used. This ring is made to order. Please allow approx. 10-14 working days for this item to be completed