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  Min Mahagiri

 

Myanmar

Min Mahagiri, the Burmese nat who is also known by his birth name Maung Tint De (fig.) and nicknamed Shwe Mje Hna, i.e. Gold Face (fig.). He has a golden complexion, and is typically depicted with the minister's headdress (fig.), i.e. a golden crown adorned with leaves and a red top shaped like an elongated bowler hat, though open at the back, whilst holding one of his attributes, i.e. a palm fan that is attached horizontally to a long stick.

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