Today's brides-to-be look for much more in a ring than just a pretty gem: they want a detailed ring where the engagement ring setting, shank, band, and accents blend together for a complete piece of jewelry with its own distinctive beauty.
To insure that your delivered ring is a Tacori piece, check the stamp on the inside of the shank (band): every Tacori ring is stamped simply "Tacori" - a name which has come to stand for excellence.
Many ballet instructors will prefer students to have the full sole shoe, as the shank is most similar to that found in the pointe shoe; making it an excellent training shoe.
They offer a range of finished rings in unique styles, including split shank diamond rings, bezel settings, halo and boxter settings, and pave setting engagement rings.
Vintage engagement ring designs that use delicate metal detailing such as filigrees, scallops, and milgrain edging for texture and depth, including split shank designs.
GOBLET, a large type of drinking-vessel, particularly one shaped like a cup, without handles, and mounted on a shank with a foot.
The paschal lamb is no longer eaten but represented by the shank bone of a lamb roasted in the ashes; unleavened bread and bitter herbs (haroseth) are eaten; four cups of wine are drunk before and after the repast, and a certain number of Psalms are recited.
Each layer of rove increases the diameter of the material on the bobbin shank; hence, at the beginning of each layer, the speed of the bobbin must be increased, and kept at this increased speed for the whole traverse from top to bottom or vice versa.
Shank, governor from A.H.
Shank al-Absi, 9096 (7o97I4).