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Choice early Burmese Opium Weight 5 tical Shan Bird!


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Metalwork: Pre 1800: Item # 1335673
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A fine 5 Tical bronze weight is Burmese, and made by the Shan (Burmese ethnic group) ca. 1796-1819 and has a pleasing form - the socalled Shan Duck. The Shan were known for their superior bronze casting. From Burma, this 5 tical bird opium weight was made by the Shan (Burmese ethnic group) and has a pleasing form with a an U-shaped wing and standing on a hexagonal base. The Shan were known for their superior bronze casting.

Weight: 79,33 grams.

Condition: Superb with a terrific original glossy black patina.