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Maimun Heritage Deli Sultanate palace in Medan
Maimoon Palace is one of the most beautiful palace still exist in Indonesia. unique architecture and interior design of this palace gives a distinctive character. Maimun palace was built by Sultan Ma’mun Al-Rashid Alam Perkasa. Maimun palace was built with the design of an Italian architect in 1888. As a legacy of the Malay Sultanate-Deli, Maimun Palace dominated by yellow color, typical Malay. Maimoon palace built on a land area of 2772 sq m in the center of the kingdom Deli, now Brig Katamso road, Medan.
Maimun palace consists of two floors are divided into three parts, namely the main building, the left wing and right wing. In front, about 100 meters, stands the Mosque of Al-Maksum known as the Great Mosque of Medan. In the living room (hall) you will face the throne which is dominated by the color yellow. Crystal lights on the throne, the shape of the influence of European culture. Same effect appears in the palace furniture such as chairs, tables, toilets and cabinets and doors, leading to the hall. Room area of 412 sq m is used for the coronation ceremony of Sultan Deli or other traditional agenda. Hall is also used as a place of Sultan received praise from relatives and family in the Islamic holiday.
The palace buildings Maimun dominated by the color yellow. However, do not connect it with the color of a political party. Yellow is the color of a typical Malay. There are family photos, furniture, and old weapons in the building. The palace is a heritage Maimoon Deli Sultanate. The palace is located at Jalan Brig Maimoon Katamso, Medan. Sultan Deli, Sultan Ma’mun Al Rashid Mighty Alamsyah, has set up this palace. The designer was an Italian architect, and completed in 1888. Built on a land area of 2772 m2 building area of the palace faces east, and became the center of the kingdom Deli. The palace consists of two floors are divided into three parts, which is the main building, the left wing and right wing. In front, about 100 meters, stands the Mosque of Al-Maksum known as the Great Mosque of Medan.
Furthermore, the number of rooms is 40, 20 rooms upstairs, the throne of the Sultan and the 20 rooms at the bottom, not including 4 bathrooms, storeroom, kitchen, and jail in the basement. Interesting if we observe the palace architectural design. The combination between Islamic tradition and culture of Europe boldly executed. In addition to the hall, the basic building also shows the influence of Europe. Some building materials are imported from Europe, such as floor tiles, marble, and terrazzo.
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