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  Amphon Sathaan Palace

 

Thailand

Amphon Sathaan Palace, one of the palace buildings within the Dusit area, after its restoration, and also known as the Dusit Palace. It is the residence of King Rama X and the Royal Standard (fig.), called Thong Maha Raj in Thai, can be seen flying from the flagpole in the inner court.

 

It consists of a yellow field with a red Garuda, and has since his investiture replaced the earlier Standard of the Crown Prince (fig.), called Thong Yaowaraht in Thai, which consists of a yellow field with a red Garuda surrounded by a broad blue frame.

See also POSTAGE STAMP.

1346'20.5"N 10030'40.7"E 

 

  Amphon Sathaan Palace