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Bronze Chime Bells of Zheng State

Source:dahe.cn Published:2021-12-31 20:08

Featuring a 7-note scale, harmonious rhythm and beautiful tone, the chime bells unearthed at a sacrificial site of the Zheng State (806-375 BC) in Xinzheng city of Henan province are of the Spring and Autumn period (770-476 BC). Some traces of files for tone tuning have been found on each bell, which can be used for studying music styles of the Zheng State. (Text: Henan Daily Photo: Henan Museum)

Editor:Zhao Hanqing