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Anniversaries

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The names of some anniversaries , to provide guidance for appropriate or traditional gifts for the spouses to give each other.

If there is a party these can be brought by the guests or influence the theme or decoration. These gifts vary in different countries, but some years have well-established connections now common to most nations: 5th Wooden, 10th Tin, 15th Crystal, 20th China, 25th Silver, 30th Pearl, 40th Ruby, 50th Golden, 60th Diamond.

ANNIVERSARYTRADITIONALMODERN
1st Paper Clocks
2nd Cotton China
3rd Leather Crystal, Glass
4th Jewellery Appliances
5th Wood Silverware
6th Plate Iron, Sweets
7th Wool Woolens
8th Bronze Bronze or Pottery
9th Watch Lace, Linen
10th Tin Leather
11th Scent/Soap Jewellery
12th Silk Pearls
13th Lace Textile, Fur
14th Clocks Gold Jewellery
15th Crystal Watches
16th Holloware  
17th Accessories  
18th Coloured Gems  
19th Furniture  
20th China  Platinum
25th Silver Silver
30th Pearl Diamond
35th Jade Jade
40th Ruby Ruby
45th Sapphire Sapphire
50th Gold Gold
60th Diamond Diamond

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