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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1402666
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$100.00
A superb quality rare bronze opium weight of a Horse with saddle, Siam / Lanna, ca. 17th.-18th. century.

The weight detailed and attractive, standing on a oval base with verticals, bottom hollowed.

Weight: ca. 36,87 grams...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #1379820
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$75.00
Nice Antique terracotta Buddhist amulet/tablet from Burma or Thailand with detailed Buddhist figures in relief.

Size: 5,5 cm. wide and 5,3 cm. high.

Ex. Old Danish Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1401894
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$250.00
A massive and beautiful 20 Tical bronze Opium Weight in the shape of a To or Chinthe (beast with Lion and Dog features), issued during King Bodawpayas War campaign from ca. 1782 AD.

Elaborately made in fine high tin content bronze, that gives the surface a silvery shine.

Condition: Superb, only slight smooth wear, grey-silver surfaces.

Reff: See figure 72-73 of Leif B. Mikkelsen 'Opium Weights', p. 133-134...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1401947
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$150.00
A beautiful larger 10 Tical bronze Opium Weight in the shape of a To or Chinthe (beast with Lion and Dog features), issued during King Bodawpayas War campaign from ca. 1782 AD.

Elaborately made in fine high tin content bronze, that gives the surface a silvery shine.

Condition: Superb, only slight smooth wear, grey-brown patina.

Reff: See figure 72-73 of Leif B. Mikkelsen 'Opium Weights', p. 133-134...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1401946
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$150.00
A wonderful set of two 5 Tical To Opium Weights with different bases, Octagonal and square, one Alaungpaya war issue, ca. 1751 and one King Bodawpayas War campaign from ca. 1782 AD

Weight: 79 and 79,8 grams respectively

Condition: Superb, fine patinas and greyish surfaces.

Reff: Leif Bering Mikkelsen, reff...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1401892
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$695.00
One of the largest genuine old bronze opium Weights, Burma, dating ca. 1750 AD.

A terrific bronze weight of a late Shan Duck with combination of good style with beautiful condition - fine even wear and minor marks of use, inner side of handle rounded from use.

Hamsa type with U-tail Hexagonal base;

All our Viss weights are checked by experts and comes with a certificate of Authenticity...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1399406
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A huge and rare Burmese 'White bronze' Opium weight, 20 tical (298,87 g) height: c. 70 mm. in the shape of a Chinthe beast.

Choice piece with great dusty green patina and with fine details.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1402662
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$85.00
A wonderful set of two 2 Tical To or Beast Opium Weights with different bases, Octagonal and square, one Alaungpaya war issue, ca. 1751 and one King Bodawpayas War campaign from ca. 1782 AD

Weight: 32,6 and 31,8 grams respectively

Condition: Choice, fine patinas and greyish surfaces.

Reff: Leif Bering Mikkelsen, reff...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1402661
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$100.00
A scarce set of three small Opium Weights, Beast/To/Chinthe, Burmese, c. late 18th. century.

This type of weight is rather scarce in the very small values or denominations; here's a 30,74 grams, 16,26 grams and 15,64 grams weight in the same lot. This equals to 2 and 1 tical Weights! Made in fine high tin content bronze, that gives the surface a silvery shine.

Condition: Choice, fine smooth wear and patinas.

Reff: See Leif B. Mikkelsen 'Opium Weights', p...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1402664
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$145.00
A scarce larger, authentic bronze Opium Weight in the shape of a bridled and sadled Horse, Laotian at least 17th-19th. century.

A nice old Weight, depicting a very robust Horse with fine thick greyish tinned patina, looks like old silver!

Weight: 57,8 grams (equal to 5 Kyat)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1402667
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$100.00
A superb quality rare bronze opium weight of a Horse with saddle, Siam / Lanna, ca. 17th.-18th. century.

The weight detailed and attractive, standing on a oval base with verticals, bottom hollowed.

Weight: ca. 35,39 grams.

Condition: Superb, a gem with terrific dark brown patina with lighter green, some fine even wear, high age!

Provenance: Important massive Danish Private Collection of Opium Weights, collected between 1970s-1990 with a focus on th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1402669
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$100.00
A scarce and beautiful Lanna bronze Goat-shaped Opium weight standing on a oval base. Very early weight dating before 1800s and possible much older, around 16th.-17th. century.

Nicely detailed and spendid weight.

Weight 40 grams.

Condition: Choice, exceptional, thick almost ancient style patina and surface, very attractive.

Provenance: Important massive Danish Private Collection of Opium Weights, collected between 1970s-1990 with a focus on the rar...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1382948
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$95.00
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A finely light brown patinated bronze weight of a rare early type, Burmese, Shan States, ca. 17th century AD.

The design is with a downturned curved beak of the Bird, short vertical lines on the base (almost worn smooth), single head crest, hexagonal shaped base and U-shaped tail.

Size: 6,4 cm. Weight: 294 grams.

Condition: Choice, smooth wear and fine light brown patina.

Ex. Large Danish private collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1402753
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$85.00
A choice 5 Tical weight of a Late To or Chinthe type, Burma dating 1751-1785 AD.

A wonderfully detailed piece in the high Tin Content bronze that gives the surface a silvery shine. Octagonal base with 4 horisontical lines, 4-ray star mark, Antlerlike horns.

Weight: 79,7 grams

Probably released by Alaungpaya to promote his war against Prome, Toungao and Pego, according to Leif Bering Mikkelsen, reff. Mikkelsen ''Opium Weights'', page 132.

Condition: ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1382955
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$125.00
A pair of earlier Opium weights, denominal 10 Ticals, (weight approx 160 grams and 152 grams), Shan, late 18th. century.

Nice Shan Ducks of a good size, with fine brown patinas. Both on Hexagonal bases one stepped and one decorated on top.

Condition: Choice, very nicely preserved.

Ex. Large Danish Private Collection, see See Leif Bering Mikkelsen, P. 145.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1382949
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$95.00
A finely patinated bronze weight, socalled Shan Duck, Shan, ca. 1780-1800 AD.

The design with short vertical lines on the base (almost worn smooth), single head crest, hexagonal shaped base and U-shaped tail.

Size: 6,4 cm. Weight: 288 grams.

Condition: Choice, smooth wear and fine light brown patina.

Ex. Large Danish private collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1401553
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$195.00
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A scarce-rare bronze opium weight of Elephant with saddle gear, Siam / Lanna later 18th. century.

The weight detailed and attractive, standing on a oval base with verticals, bottom hollowed.

Weight: 65 grams or 5 bahts.

Condition: Choice, choice brown patina with dusty green, much fine wear!

Reff: See figure 105 of Leif B. Mikkelsen 'Opium Weights', p. 159.

Provenance: Important massive Danish Private Collection of Opium Weights, collect...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1401595
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$195.00
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A very rare and heavy Lanna Humbed Bull Opium weight, Bull standing on a oval base with verticals.

An early weight dating before 1800s and possible much older.

Exceptionally detailed and spendid weight. Note the hollowed base.

Weight 121,58 grams - 10 unit (based on a 12,1 scale).

Condition: Choice for type, extensive smooth wear, fine brown and tinned patina.

Provenance: Important massive Danish Private Collection of Opium Weights, co...