Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Brief history and origin of the Engagement Rings

Did you know that the first appearance of engagement rings in the history was recorded in 1477 when Archduke Maximillian of Austria gave a diamond engagement ring to his betrothed, Mary the heiress of Burgundy, the only daughter of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy?







Before that origin of the engagement rings goes far back to Egyptians, Romans and Greeks when a Betrothal Rings were the symbol of a woman’s relationship to the man, who would eventually to become her husband.

Origin of the Verragio engagement rings starts in 1990s when Barry Verragio designed the first engagement ring from many to come for his wife-to-be. And as they say the rest is history...Verragio engagement ring designs with the exclusive Lumino Setting revolutinaze the future of the bridal jewelry.

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