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Image Description: A set of wedding rings on a shiny hardwood table. They are just waiting for the moment at the end of the ceremony so they can be put on the fingers of the happy couple. Historians believe that ancient Egypt started the tradition of the wearing of wedding bands. Archeological discoveries from up to 3,000 years ago has lead them to this conclusion; the imagery on artifacts and translated hieroglyphics allow experts to learn about how their society viewed the circle as a symbol of endless love between a man and woman. Also, the Egyptian people wore wedding bands on the ring finger of their left hands; they thought this finger ran a vein directly connecting it to the heart, a notion that was later picked up by the people of Ancient Rome.

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