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Burmese Weights and other Animal-Shaped Weights

Author :  R.J. Willis, G. Herman

Product Details

  • Country India
  • Publisher Manohar Publisher & Distributors, New Delhi
  • ISBN9789391928193
  • FormatHardBound
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Year of Publication2022
  • Bib. Info262p.;illus(colour), 29cm. Includes Index
  • Product Weight1300 gms.
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This Book Describes the famous animal-shaped weights of Burma, sometimes misnamed opium weights. Described are previously unknown weights that first appeared in eleventh century Bagan (Burma), the totmic weights of the Ava kings, and subsequent weights in the form of the duck fabled hintha, and the leonine chinthe and toe.

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