Asia House, Chinese Porcelain and Art

A Fine&Unusual 19thC Burmese Bronze Opium Weight

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Metalwork: Pre 1900: Item # 370802
Asia House
View Seller Profile
P.O. Box 6002
Lancaster, PA, 17607-6002
Tel: 717-397-6435

Guest Book
A superb,small bronze opium weight in the shape of a horse,displays a rich,brown patina acquired over the years from the handling of one person to another.This form modelled to the likeness of a horse,stands four square on an oval base. Condition:Excellent.Circa:Qing Dynasty,mid-late 19thC(1850-1880)Size:1 5/8"high x1 1/4" base diameter x 1/2lb(aprox)An unusual form that should be a must for your opium weight collection.