What Is the Symbol for Each Year of Marriage?

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There are several modern symbols of wedding anniversaries which span from one year to 75 years. The first year is symbolised by a clock, second year by anything Chinese, third year by crystals and glass, linen or silk for the fourth year and silverware for the fifth year. For a complete list of the other years, one can visit the wedding anniversary site website.
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Each year’s anniversary in a marriage has its own meaning with this tradition dating back to mediaeval times. Some famous anniversaries are; the first year which is the paper anniversary, the 50th anniversary- gold anniversary, 25th year-silver anniversary and others that you can find at: http://gleez.com/articles/did-you-know/meaning-of-your-anniversary.
1st anniversary: Paper,2nd anniversary: Cotton, 3rd: anniversary: Leather, 4th anniversary: Linen, 5th anniversary: Wood, 6th anniversary: Iron, 7th anniversary: Wool, 8th anniversary: Bronze,9th anniversary: Pottery, 10th anniversary: Tin, 11th anniversary: Steel, 12th anniversary: Silk, 13th anniversary: Lace, 14th anniversary: Ivory, 15th anniversary: Crystal, 16th anniversary: Topaz,17th anniversary: Amethyst and the other major anniversaries include; 25th anniversary: Silver, 30th anniversary: Pearl, 40th anniversary: Ruby, 45th anniversary: Sapphire, 50th anniversary: Gold, 55th anniversary: Emerald, 60th anniversary: Diamond, 70th anniversary: Platinum, 75th anniversary: Diamond
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