panseri [Hindi, पंसेरी]

In India, ? – 19th century, a unit of mass or capacity = 5 seers.

sources

1

Panseri, H[indi]. ( for pancha, five, and sér, the measure), Pasári, Pasurí, Beng[ali]. ( ) A weight or measure of five sérs, used especially for grain or rice.

H. H. Wilson, 1855, page 398.

2

pánch (or five) sers = 10 lbs. 4 oz.

W. W. Hunter
Statistical Account of Bengal.
London: Trübner & Co. 1876.
Page 102, speaking of Darjeeling.

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