In Burma, ? – 20ᵗʰ century, a unit of mass, approximately 16.33 grams.¹ Also called a kyat. It may be significant that eleven years earlier the 1955 United Nations’ report² said the tical was 16.239 grams.) opens a new page containing a chart that shows relationships between this unit and other units in its system

1. United Nations 1966.

2. United Nations 1955.


In Thailand, another name for the unit of mass called a baht.

Chaney (1911), page 491.

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