In India, ? – 19th century,
Tulám, corruptly, Toolom, Tam[il]., Mal[ayalam]. ( , ) A measure by weight of 100, or sometimes 200 palas = 145 or 190 ounces troy.
H. H. Wilson, 1855, page 526.
This is something of a puzzle, because none of the four possibilties Wilson suggests leads to a known value of the pala.
|If tulám = 100 palas,
pala is (in grains)
|If tulám = 200 palas,
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