This was a gift to the King of Siam from the people of China in the 19th century. This is only a small part as the full size is about 2m in length and is just one single piece of glazed porcelain. It sits outside the ‘Chinese’ palace in the royal family’s summer estate.
From the collection – ‘Siam 1: Discover’
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