Thailand is rightly famous for it’s statues and sculptures. In this case it is not entirely clear why it was placed where it is. It sits under one of the elevated highways that criss-cross Bangkok. It is very large, being about 8 feet tall. Very few people walk by this busy junction, although plenty of traffic passes by, and the only locals that know it well are some homeless who live permanently near its base.
From the collection – Siam 7: Echo’