Delicate, curved Claddagh ring for ladies in 100% sterling silver. The Claddagh ring is very popular far beyond Ireland's borders. It is known on the Emerald Isle as a friendship, marriage and engagement ring.
According to an Irish legend, it was an Irish fisherman who fell into the hands of Algerian pirates and was sold as a slave to an Arab goldsmith who created this ring. There was of course a happy ending, because the fisherman was able to buy his way out with this gem of goldsmithing and was able to return to Ireland. There he married the love of his life and proposed to her with the Claddagh ring. "The ring is called the Claddagh Ring because the fisherman was from Claddagh. A small fishing village near the city of Galway.