Sterling silver bands for men and women are timeless and elegant. We offer a variety of silver bands in a variety of styles from plain silver bands to bands with intricate designs and/or symbolist chunky wide silver bands to the ever popular women’s sterling silver stacker bands. Men sterling silver bands can be worn on any finger, including thumb and little finger. Women and men Sterling silver bands are available for purchase for all occasions including wedding, engagement, or just plain decorative to express one’s way of being at silvercity925.com....
The use of engagement rings and wedding rings is commonly done to indicate a person’s relationship status. The exact beginning of the wedding ring tradition remains a mystery, but archaeological evidence of wedding rings has been found dating back thousands of years ago to ancient Egyptian times.
Cultures around the world developed their own wedding ring traditions - fiancees were given rings as a promise of betrothal, to signify a commitment to the marriage contract and even as an exchange of wealth. Early wedding bands were often quite simple, and crafted out of iron or bronze.
Men's sterling silver bands and wedding bands did not become a regular tradition until around World War II. They were worn during wartime as a demonstration of remembrance and commitment to wives while overseas. In some cultures men wear plain bands on their ring finger when they became engaged. The tradition of men's engagement rings has become more popular in recent times.
Sterling silver thumb rings can be worn on the right or left hand. When worn on the left hand, a thumb ring reflects a person’s inner thoughts, beliefs, and feelings. When worn on the right, a thumb ring signifies conscious and logical thoughts.
Individuals who are homosexual wear thumb rings to classify their sexual orientation and relationship status. A ring placed on the left hand indicates that an individual is in a relationship, while a ring placed on the right means that they are single.
Men’s sterling silver bands and Women’s sterling silver bands come in all shapes and sizes and have a variety of meanings depending on the time period and country they were created.