Legend Of ‘The Wedding Ring Of England The Legend Of The Ring Of Edward The Co ...
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Description: Legend of ‘The wedding Ring of England The legend of the ring of Edward the Confessor From the painting by Cyrus Cuneo . St Edward the Confessor . 1004–5 January 1066 , son of Ethelred the Unready . ( Coronation system in 1910 derives from Edward the Confessor ) . Edward the Confessor was said to have given a gold ring from his own hand to a beggar who , many years later , met two English travellers in the Holy land and asked them to return the ring to the King , saying he was John the Evangelist .