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Also called, jihwan, the twin rings symbolize the unity of man and woman, as well as husband and wife. When a woman was widowed, she put one onto the body of husband, and the other on her jacket tie. Jade or agate rings were worn in summer.

Details

  • Title: Rings
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: Korea, 19th century
  • Location Created: Rep. of Korea
  • Physical Dimensions: d2.5~3.7 ㎝
  • Type: Ornaments
  • Rights: Sookmyung Women's University Museum

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