Animal-shaped weights of Burma ("Opium Weights")
Photo galleries in chronological order according to
Arts of Asia - Special Burma Issue June 2013 Edition -
"BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, ANIMAL-SHAPED WEIGHTS OF BURMA"
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To, ca. 1600 - 1680 Hintha, ca 1600 - 1760

Chinthe, ca. 1730 - 1820 Hintha, ca. 1820 - 1885

Karaweik, ca. 1820 - 1885 Beyond the standards

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