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  Thonburi Palace (King Taksin Shrine and Statue)

 

Thailand

The King Taksin (fig.) Shrine at Thonburi Palace, in Thai known as Sala Somdet Phra Chao Taksin Maha Raj.

1344'34.7"N 10029'24.3"E

 

It formerly housed a statue of King Taksin holding a sword in one hand, but this has now been relocated to the Royal Thai Naval Academy (fig.) riverfront gate (fig.).

See also POSTAGE STAMPS (1) and (2).

1344'34.3"N 10029'25.6"E

 

  Thonburi Palace (King Taksin Shrine and Statue)