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How heavy is 142 monme (匁)?

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It's about one-fifty-fifth as heavy as a Dalmatian.
In other words, the weight of a Dalmatian is 55.20 times 142 monme (匁).
(a.k.a. Dalmatinac, a.k.a. Carriage Dog, a.k.a. Spotted Coach Dog, a.k.a. Firehouse Dog) (FCI standard; male)
The Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for Dalmatians to weigh between 7,870 monme (匁). The association of the breed with fire departments (and similarly with Budweiser Beer and its team of Clydesdales) stems from their affinity for horses, having been used historically as carriage dogs capable of guiding horse-drawn fire engines to the sites of blazes.
It's about 75 times as heavy as an Eye (Human).
In other words, the weight of an Eye (Human) is 0.013 times 142 monme (匁).
(adult)
A fully developed eye (in a person over the age of thirteen), weighs about 1.90 monme (匁). The pupil of the eye varies depending on the amount of light it is exposed to, but typically measures about 4 mm across.
It's about one-eightieth as heavy as a Toilet.
In other words, 142 monme (匁) is 0.0122 times the weight of a Toilet, and the weight of a Toilet is 82 times that amount.
(KOHLER Round front sitting flush toilet, model #K-11471-0)
The weight of a typical round front sitting flush toilet is 11,600 monme (匁). The Indian town of Musiri in Tamil Nadu state features the world's only paying toilet, which rewards its users up to 10¢ Indian (10 paisas) per visit and uses the waste for compost and fertilizer.
It's about one-ninetieth as heavy as an Octopus.
In other words, the weight of an Octopus is 91 times 142 monme (匁).
(for Giant Pacific Octopus, Enteroctopus) (Adult, average)
The adult North Pacific Giant Octopus usually weighs around 13,000 monme (匁). It is the largest octopus species and is known for its considerable intelligence, including the ability to open jars, solve mazes, and mimic other octopuses.
It's about 95 times as heavy as a Quarter.
In other words, 142 monme (匁) is 93.920 times the weight of a Quarter, and the weight of a Quarter is 0.01065 times that amount.
(United States quarter-dollar coin) (a.k.a. Quarter dollar, a.k.a. America the Beautiful quarter, a.k.a. two bits)
The America the Beautiful series quarters, which began to enter circulation in 2017, weigh 1.5120 monme (匁) each. In answer to the common riddle, there are 119 ridges around the edge of the coin in its current design.
It's about 100 times as heavy as a sheet of Paper.
In other words, the weight of a sheet of Paper is 0.01 times 142 monme (匁).
(for US Letter, a.k.a. ANSI A; 215.9mm by 279.4mm (8.5 in x 11 in); 20lb)
The weight of a ream (500 sheets) of 2,000 monme (匁), 8.5 inch x 11 inch paper is 500 monme (匁), each sheet weighing 1 monme (匁). Paper of this size has a thickness of 0.004 caliper (0.1 mm).
It's about 150 times as heavy as a Die (Dice).
In other words, the weight of a Die (Dice) is 0.0077 times 142 monme (匁).
(for six-sided, 16 mm, rounded cube)
A die, of the size most commonly used in board games and casinos, typically weight 1.10 monme (匁). The use of dice and dice-like tools predates written history, with the oldest known examples belonging to a 5,000-year old backgammon set uncovered during an archaeological dig in modern-day Iran.