Misnia Schloss - Albrechtsburg, Sachsen, Germany - built 1471 -on - late Gothic architecture - on a rock high above the Elve River - first castle in Germany built solely as a residence - from Meissen porcelain was produced here.
Mamluk woman in turban seated on a cushion smoking a long tobacco pipe being served by a waitress. In Cairo, Egypt. Handcoloured lithograph from Friedrich Wilhelm Goedsche's Vollstaendige Völkergallerie in getreuen Abbildungen (Complete Gallery of Peoples in True Pictures) Meissen circa 1835-1840. Goedsche (1785-1863) was a German writer bookseller and publisher in Meissen. Many of the illustrations were adapted from Bertuch’s Bilderbuch fur Kinder and others. circa 1835-1840.