Antique Chinese Fu Ring
In China, the bat is revered as a symbol of good fortune. In Chinese art, five bats are grouped together to represent the five blessings. Health, Long Life, Prosperity, Love of Virtue, and a tranquil natural death. You will find the fu, or bat on porcelain, on fabrics and carvings, and on jewelry such as this ring. The word bat sounds like the word for good fortune in Chinese, hence the connection. The ring is adjustable and is made of pure silver.