The fortress was built in 1545 by King of Gowa 9th named I manrigau Home Bonto Karaeng Lakiung Tumapa’risi ‘kallonna. Originally this fort policy fueled clay, but during the reign of King of Gowa 14th Sultan Alauddin construction is changed into a stone fortress Rube sourced from existing Karst Mountains in Maros district. Ujung Pandang fortress shaped like a turtle to crawl down into the ocean. In terms of shape very clear philosophy Gowa Kingdom, that turtles can live on land and at sea. So even with a successful Gowa Kingdom onshore or at sea.
Thanks to Husnul Chatimah for send me this card ❤ 🙂