Chimes in Sui County
The Chimes in Sui County is a cultural relic from the Warring State Period. It’s among the first batch of cultural relics to be prevented from being exported. It was unearthed in 1978 in Sui County (Suizhou City), Hubei. As a large musical instrument composed of 64 bronze chimes, it has 5 semi-eight degrees of diapason and 12 semi-tones. With its superb casting technology and excellent musical performance, the Chimes have changed the world’s music history. It’s known as one of the "rarest treasures in the world" by many experts at home and abroad.