National Geographic : 1928 Sep
INTERIOR VIEWS OF THE FAMED SILVER PAGODA AT PNOMPENH Into this gorgeous temple, kings of Cambodia have poured an enormous treasure. Its main room, 36feet wide by 120feet long, ispaved with tiles of silver. The high walls are frescoed in brilliant colors with scenes from the life of Buddha and vivid representations ofthe horrors ofhell. The most notable possession of the pagoda is a golden image of the Buddha, six feet high and ablaze with diamonds.