Saturday, September 29, 2007

North South Expressway (Maxicard) 南北高速公路(极限片)

North South Expressway is one of the major infrastructure development project in Malaysia. The completion of the expressway boosted the economy of the country.

Thursday, September 27, 2007

Queen Elizabeth II (Maxicard) 英女皇二世(极限片)

The history of collecting and creating of maximum cards in Malaysia is new. Probably some philatelists came to be acquintance with the hobby of maximaphily only in the 80s as trace of a few maximum cards was noted to be created in the period. Earlier examples were rarely seen, however, this QE II maximum card is noted to have been created by a collector in the 50s who might have some logical understanding of what is maximaphily ? In the 50s, there was NOT even a set of rules of guide to the creation of a perfect maximum card, nevertheless, the MC was perfectly done!

Thursday, September 20, 2007

Penang Cable-stayed Bridge (Maximaphily) 槟威斜拉桥 (极限片)

Penang bridge is the longest bridge in Malaysia. It was first featured on the stamp in the year 1985. It has been regarded as one of the achievements that All Malaysians are proud of. For the 50th anniversary of independence of our nation, again Penang Bridge is featured on stamp as one of the major achievements of Malaysia since its independence.
A maximum card / maxicard of the Penang Bridge is realised as above.

Monday, September 17, 2007

Rickshaw @ Jonker Street, Melaka (Maxicard) 马六甲早期人力车 (极限片)

In the early days in Melaka, Rickshaw was the ONLY luxurious transport on land affordable by the RICH. Jonker Street in Melaka was a business district with active trading, rickshaws were seen busy running on the street with passengers. This OLD postcard shows a scene of the then Jonker street with rickshaws within the busy street.

Saturday, September 15, 2007

Malaysia-China 30 Years of Diplomatic Relationship Maximum Card 马中卅载情意结极限片

A maximaphily card to mark the 30th year of diplomatic ties between Malaysia and China

Monday, September 10, 2007

Dataran Merdeka (Independence Square) and the tallest flag pole in the World 独立广场与世界最高旗杆

Dataran Merdeka (Indpendence Square) witnessed the lowering of the British Union Jack Flag on the midnight of the 30th August,1957.
A new Malayan Flag was raised from 31st August,1957 signified a new born nation - Malaya.
At present, Dataran Merdeka stands the tallest flag pole in the world.

Sunday, September 09, 2007

Celebration of the Golden Jubilee of Independence of Malaysia 欢庆马来西亚独立50周年

A maximaphily tribute to the Golden Jubilee of Independence of Malaysia:

A maximum card created from a postcard issued for the celebration of the Golden Jubilee of Independence of Malaysia. The postcards were presented to All the school children nationwide for jotting down well wish words/phrases on the cards to be presented to the Prime Minister on the National Day.

Thursday, September 06, 2007

Tuesday, September 04, 2007

National Flag of Malaysia 大马国旗极限片

Malaysia celebrated her 50th Anniversary of Independence on 31st August, 2007.
A maximum card was created on the commemorative stamp featuring a Malaysian Flag.