Theseexquisite Claddagh Drop earrings are Rodium Plated and are decorated with beautiful Rhodium Crystals. The Claddagh: Three symbols Heart (for Love) Crown (Loyalty) and Hands (Friendship). Traditionally worn as a ring the tradition of how to wear this ring is very distinctive. If the owner of the ring wears it with the crown pointing towards the finger nail, he or she is said to be in love or married. To wear the ring with heart pointing to the finger nail, he or she is said to be unattached to anyone.