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  • chilli
    started a topic Could anyone help i.d. thai clay coin

    Could anyone help i.d. thai clay coin

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    Last edited by chilli; Sep 28, 2012, 04:05 AM.

  • chilli
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    Interesting idea

    Hi,

    thanks for the reply.
    Interesting idea, they are very hard though.
    I remember seeing something like in the Museum at the Grand Palace.
    I have seen some of the clay coins on the net and they are the nearest thing to them, pre-Sukothai era. About 1300
    Doubt if I am lucky enough to have 2 of those!

    cheers
    Chilli

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  • Spradling
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    A wild guess: the compressed ashes of a holy man's funeral pyre? I once had a small bronze (7") Buddha figure from Thailand which was filled with compressed funeral ashes. Ah, Berkeley in the '60's. Cheers, George Spradling

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