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  Mindon Min with salwe

 

Myanmar

Statue of King Mindon Min (fig.) wearing a golden salwe, i.e. a set of chains that is worn over the shoulders and is fastened at the chest with several ornamental plaques and which is worn in order to indicate rank, which can be read from the material and the number of strands.