18-07-2011 – Royal Palaces / Istana-Istana Diraja

A compilation of the Royal Palaces in Malaysia RM1 – Istana Besar Seri Menanti RM1 – Istana Balai Besar RM1 – Istana Abu Bakar RM1 – Istana Besar RM1 – Istana Maziah RM1 – Istana Arau RM1 – Istana Alam Shah RM1 – Istana Negara RM1 – Istana Anak Bukit RM1 – Istana Iskandariah Booklet,…

06-06-2007 – Clock Towers Series II / Menara Jam II

Many of Malaysia’s clock towers are of historical interest. They were built mainly during the heyday of the nation’s colonial past. Many became the most enduring aspects of the colonial municipal buildings of which they were part. Yet others were constructed as free-standing structures, often in commemoration of an important date or event, and usually…

11-04-1998 – Currency Heritage / Warison Mata Wang

Gold Coins of the Malay States The development of currency in the many island states of the Malay Archipelago was very much related to their trade activities. The intoduction of a standard currency evolved from the need to solve problems often encountered in barter trading. The number of gold coins issued then reflected trading requirement,…