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ID: 300312101
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300312101

 

Record Type: concept
engagement rings (identifying artifacts, <information artifacts by function>, ... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Rings placed by a man on the finger of his chosen mate's left hand to signify her status as the betrothed prior to their marriage. In modern Western tradition, such a ring is usually a gold band having one or more diamonds or other precious stones, placed on the third finger of the woman's left hand.
 
Terms:
engagement rings (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
engagement ring (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
betrothal rings (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
verlovingsringen (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
verlovingsring (C,U,Dutch,AD,U,U)
Verlobungsringe (C,U,German,D,PN)
Verlobungsring (C,U,German-P,AD,SN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.VW

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name)
.... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Information Forms (hierarchy name)
........ Information Forms (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of information forms (objects)
............ information forms (objects) (G)
Hierarchy of information artifacts
................ information artifacts (G)
Hierarchy of <information artifacts by function>
.................... <information artifacts by function> (G)
Hierarchy of identifying artifacts
........................ identifying artifacts (G)
Hierarchy of engagement rings
............................ engagement rings (G)

Additional Parents:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)
.... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Costume (hierarchy name)
........ Costume (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of costume (mode of fashion)
............ costume (mode of fashion) (G)
Hierarchy of costume accessories
................ costume accessories (G)
Hierarchy of worn costume accessories
.................... worn costume accessories (G)
Hierarchy of jewelry
........................ jewelry (G)
Hierarchy of <jewelry by location>
............................ <jewelry by location> (G)
Hierarchy of <jewelry worn on arms and hands>
................................ <jewelry worn on arms and hands> (G)
Hierarchy of rings (finger jewelry)
.................................... rings (finger jewelry) (G)
Hierarchy of engagement rings
........................................ engagement rings (G)
 
Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)
.... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Costume (hierarchy name)
........ Costume (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of costume (mode of fashion)
............ costume (mode of fashion) (G)
Hierarchy of costume accessories
................ costume accessories (G)
Hierarchy of worn costume accessories
.................... worn costume accessories (G)
Hierarchy of jewelry
........................ jewelry (G)
Hierarchy of <jewelry by function>
............................ <jewelry by function> (G)
Hierarchy of engagement rings
................................ engagement rings (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Ringen die liefdespartners dragen om de ringvinger van de linker- of rechterhand als symbool van hun voornemen om te gaan trouwen. In de westerse wereld zijn het gewoonlijk ringen van goud of zilver met één of meer diamanten of andere edelstenen. 
German ..... Ring, von einem Mann auf die Finger der linken Hand seiner Ehefrau gesteckt, um den Status nach einer Verlobung anzuzeigen. In der modernen westlichen Tradition ist ein solcher Ring in der Regel ein Goldring mit einem oder mehreren Diamanten oder anderen Edelsteinen, der auf dem dritten Finger der linken Hand der Frau platziert. 

Related concepts:
conjuncted with ....  wedding rings
............................  (identifying artifacts, <information artifacts by function>, ... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name)) [300312100]

Sources and Contributors:
betrothal rings............  [VP]
.............................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
engagement ring............  [VP]
.............................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
engagement rings............  [VP Preferred]
.............................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-) "Rings," accessed 12 August 2009
.............................  Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary [online] (1997-2002) accessed 12 August 2009
.............................  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-) accessed 12 August 2009
Verlobungsring............  [IfM-SMB-PK Preferred]
.............................  Duden [online] (2011-) http://www.duden.de/node/781875/revisions/1164885/view
.............................  DWDS - Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [online] (2008-) http://www.dwds.de/?qu=Verlobungsring
.............................  Pierer [online] (1857-1865) http://www.zeno.org/nid/20011207981
Verlobungsringe............  [IfM-SMB-PK]
.............................  Duden [online] (2011-) http://www.duden.de/node/781875/revisions/1164885/view
verlovingsring............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.............................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
verlovingsringen............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
.............................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
 
Subject: .....  [IfM-SMB-PK, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  Van Dale Groot woordenboek van de Nederlandse taal (2009)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary [online] (1997-2002)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
German .......... [IfM-SMB-PK]
.......... IfM Berlin

 

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