Tuesday, 4 March 2014

Brunei Lovely Stamps

As I promised before, this is it. A brief introduction to my little collection in Brunei stamps.

Name: Tombak Tunggal
Denomination: 20 cent
Info: Tombak Tunggal is Brunei's royal regalia. It resembles like a spear and the tip is tasselled with animal's wool. The other royal regalia is Payung Diraja, Kaskul, Perisai Tunggal, and Pedang Tunggal (Royal Wedding Information)
# sorry for vague image

Name: Sultan's stamp
Denomination: 10 cent
Info: There are two more similar pieces in my collection. Brown colour for 15 cent stamp and purple colour for 40 cent. Sultan of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah, GCB GCMG is the 29th and current Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei. He is also the first and incumbent Prime Minister of Brunei (Wikipedia)

Name: Brunei Beauty, Betta Macrostoma (Ikan Pelaga Brunei)
Denomination: $1
Info: Endemic to Borneo where it's known only from Brunei Darussalam and the northern tip of the Malaysian state of Sarawak. (Seriouslyfish.com)
Year: 1991

Name: Memperingati Pertabalan TYT Seri Paduka Duli Pengiran Wazir Sahibol Himmah Wal-Waqar
Denomination: 25 cent
Info:  Pengiran Wazir Sahibol Himmah Wal-Waqar is a member of royal family of Brunei. He has been the foreign minister of that country since it gained complete independence in 1984.
Year: 06 February 1970

Name: Bangunan Pusat Belia Brunei
Denomination: 6 cent
Info: The building is located at Jalan Sungai Kianggeh. Rooms are open for rental, for tourists who need a cheaper place to stay (ZahirZainudin blogspot) 

Name: The Rulers of Brunei Darussalam
Denomination: 60 cent
Info: The rulers of Brunei, Sultan Muhammad Jamalul Alam II, reigned in 1906 until 1924.

Name: Ciku, Mangitera Foetida Lour (Local Fruits)
Denomination: 50 cent
Info: This stamp is under Fiat Panis FAO foundation

Name: Alat-alat penangkap ikan
Denomination: 12 cent
Info: This stamp was released for Pembukaan Rasmi Muzium Brunei.
Year: 1972

Name: Memperingati Keberangkatan Duli Yang Maha Mulia Baginda Queen Elizabeth II ka-Brunei
Denomination: 15 cent
Colour: Blue
Info: The background picture is Brunei town
Year: February 1972

Name: Memperingati Keberangkatan Duli Yang Maha Mulia Baginda Queen Elizbeth II ka-Brunei
Denomination: 25 cent
Colour: Green
Info: The background picture is Brunei's Bandar Seri Begawan, Kampung Ayer.
Year: February 1972

p/s: Need more stamps...more~

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