This photograph is a close-up of the inscription on the black marble plaque, baring the words "His Majesty Somdech Phra Paramindr Maha Chulalonkorn - The Supreme King of Siam, landed at Singapore. The first foreign land visited by a Siamese monarch on the 16th March, 1871". Title devised by Library staff.
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