In ancient China they used something called Chinese characters. The characters where pictures such as people,animals and objects.
These are some chinese characters
There are way more complicated ones than these though.
A Cricket cage
This is a cricket cage but it is actully smaller then this paper.
Emperor Qin wanted to live forever.So he built the terrocata worriers to keep him company in the after life.
The ancient Chinese kept crickets as pets for the're songs.They even made special cages for the crickets.
THE ancient Chinese invented alot of things that we use today.And here is a list of some of those things...compass,silk cloth,gun powder,paper money,fire lance , matches.hand cannonballs,exploding cannonballs,toilet paper,fireworks ,umbrellas and more.