You will often see the character for good fortune 褔fú on decorations and gifts. 'Fu' is also associated with bats and oranges and this needs a little explanation...
Ancient civilizations can often be identified from a use of standard coinage over many centuries. China can claim to have used coins continuously for 3,000 years and a standard coin the wuzhi - round with a square hole - was in circulation for 2,000 years. Read More
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