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Burma Myanmar 1 Pya coin pendant Chinthe lion guard Naypyidaw Mrauk U Chinze dragon Taunggyi Monywa Amarapura Sagaing Mingun Rakhine n000016

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Burma Myanmar 1 Pya {5S} FEATURING front: Chinze/Chinthe (Burmese half lion half dragon) mythical creature Chinthe is a leogryph (lion-like creature) that is often seen at the entrances of pagodas and temples in Burma, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Sri Lanka. The chinthe is featured prominently on the Burmese kyat and the Sri Lankan rupee. The chinthe is almost always depicted in pairs, and serve to protect the pagoda. They typically appear as animals, but are sometimes found with human faces. • quantity 1 • polished Bronze coin • diameter: 18 mm • weight: 2.2 g CHOOSE FROM DROP DOWN MENU {2.4 mm thick cords} • 22" black cotton necklace with lobster clasp • 24” brass ball chain {lightweight 5 g} • 2-1/2" brass snake keychain with snap end {see last photo}  • no chain or cord message me if you need a shorter length black necklace