Born in 1946 and retired from the Museum of Shanghai, Mr. SUN Zhonghui is a researcher in ancient bronze ware and coins. He was the lecturer of the course Study in Chinese Coins at the Department of Cultural Heritage and Museology at Fudan University. Mr. SUN also gave lectures on cultural heritage at East China Normal University, National Cultural Heritage Administration, Shanghai Normal University and Donghua University.
Mr. SUN is specialized in ancient coins, bronze, gold and silver wares. His publications include:
Ancient Coins by Shanghai Classics Publishing House;
Coins Appreciation by Shanghai Pictorial Publishing House;
Comparison and Appraisal of Authentic and Counterfeit Ancient Coins by Shanghai Classics Publishing House;
A Concise Dictionary of Ancient Coins by Shanghai Classics Publishing House;
An Illustration of Ancient Coins by Shanghai Bookstore Publishing House;
"A Verification and Explanation on the Five Tartar Groups in Ancient China", Vol. 1, 1985 in Social Science Frontline.