Kingdom of Mandalle / Prov. Sulawesi Selatan, Kab. Kepulauan Pangkajene

The kingdom of Mandalle was a kingdom on South Sulawesi, in the District of Kabupaten Kepulauan Pangkajene.

District of Pangkajane

Provinsi of South Sulawesi

* Foto old Sulawesi, tribes on Sulawesi and ancient sites: link

History of the kingdom

Google translation

The Mandalle Empire was formed from the melting of three indigenous law alliances established by the Bugis: Katena, Mallawa, and Mandalle. According to the story, at first was founded Katena, which covered the areas of Kampung Boddie, Katena, Manggalung, Macciniajo, and LokkaE. Then were founded the legal alliance of Mallawa and Mandalle’s.
Between 1824 and 1829 the three customary law fellowship, were transformed into a regentschap with the name of Mandalle.
In 1819, Mandalle was split from Keregent-nan Segeri and was made a kekaraengan (kingdom) as described earlier.
1918: Mandalle became one of the seven areas of the Karaeng Adatgemeenschap Onderafdeeling Pangkajene.

Map of South Sulawesi, 1909

Old maps of Sulawesi

For old maps of Sulawesi (1606, 1633, 1683, 1700, 1757, 1872, abad ke-19): klik here

Sulawesi and Maluku, tahun 1683

Source (indon. language)

– Sejarah Mandalle:


Pallawa Rukka Dg Mallawa – Karaeng-Regent Mandalle, died 1909

Andi Pallawarukka Daeng Mallawa, Karaeng (raja, king) Mandalle

Regent of Mandalle during dutch occupation (1913)