The Giant Thorney Bamboo. Nothing can exceed in beauty the graceful bamboo, as its feathery foliage waves and flutters in the breeze.
Bangkok, capital of Siam in 1875. As one steams up the broad river to the capital, the scene, at first sight, is purely Oriental.
Traditional Siamese Thailand costume in 19th century. Siamois. Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wahlen. Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world.