Dusit Maha Prasat,
a Throne and Audience Hall, which is
the compound of the
Grand Palace in
and which principle
function is to house the deceased kings and members of the
royal family when Lying-in-State.
The hall has a throne, which is
and surmounted by the Nine-tiered White Umbrella of State (fig.).
When the king Lays-in-State, a
is placed on this throne.