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Rings


1. Antiquity of. Ge 24:22; 38:18.

2. Made of gold and set with precious stones. Nu 31:50,51; Song 5:14.

3. Were worn

a. On the hands. Ge 41:42.

b. On the arms. 2Sa 1:10.

c. In the ears. Job 42:11; Ho 2:13; Eze 16:12.

d. In the nose. Isa 3:21.

4. Rich men distinguished by. Jas 2:2.

5. Women of rank adorned with. Isa 3:16,21.

6. Of kings

a. Used for sealing decrees. Es 3:12; 8:8,10.

b. Given to favourites as a mark of honour. Ge 41:42; Es 3:10; 8:2.

7. Numbers of, taken from Midianites. Nu 31:50.

8. Illustrative

a. Of the glory of Christ. Song 5:14.

b. (Put on the hands,) of favour. Lu 15:22.