Incense burner featuring the Malaysian coats of arms

This incense burner features oval panels bearing the Malaysian coat of arms. Each state in Malaysia has its own coat of arms, which is called jala in Malay. It was one of the official gifts presented to the Istana.

Date/Period
Mid-20th century
Region
Malaysia
Dimension
Object size: 9.0 x 12.3 x 12.3 cm, Object size: Refer to parts
Accession No.
2018-00491
Collection of
National Museum of Singapore
Credit Line
Donated by President’s Office
Category
Silver