Sultan of Brunei’s Coronation, 1967

The Sultan of Brunei will celebrating his Golden (50th) Jubilee in a series of lavish events this week. In honour of the Jubilee, we are taking a look at his coronation on this day in 1967-

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After the abdication of his father, the Sultan was crowned in a traditional ceremony on a ornate carved throne by his father with a heavy gold crown. Afterwards, the new Sultan reviewed the guard.

 

 

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