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he evaluation of the government to change some of departments from
Batavia city to Bandung city was a huge beat for the development of the
city. First, in year of 1914, the Department of Defense was
transported, and then in year of 1920 the Government Department now
called as Gedung Sate followed.
Because of the extraordinary
ornament on the roof of Gedung Sate, with a bit similarity to the stick
of sate (Indonesian Food), It’s called as Gedung Sate. The buildings
was built with the total cost around 6 millions gulden. It is the first
building that made by supported actual technology in Indonesia.
wonderful shaped of the building-complex, designed by of the architect
J. Gerber (1921), both ornaments of western and also eastern
architecture were incoperated. In 1925, Gedung Sate was the only big
building around Bandung.