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Culture Insider: Chic items in ancient China

2014-11-13 14:36:10



The ancient Chinese are not that "ancient" as modern people imagine. They used refrigerators, barbecue grills, carried handbags, wore high-heeled shoes and even used a diving suit. The cultural relics left by them tell us how they fully enjoyed their lives a long time ago. Let's take a peek.

A maid from the Tang Dynasty (618-907) with a handbag is seen on a Dunhuang fresco. The murals in Dunhuang, Gansu province are gems of ancient Chineseart.[Photo/Xinhua]

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