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ARCHITECTURE & ICONOGRAPHY

 

 

 

  wachira street lantern

 

Thailand

King Rama VI's name, i.e. Wachirawut, means ‘Armed with a wachira’, i.e. an royal a sceptre-like weapon and symbol of power, and the lanterns surrounding this king's monument (fig.) in front of Lumphini Park (fig.) are thus topped with one (fig.).

See also THEMATIC STREET LIGHT.

13°43'47.9"N 100°32'15.6"E