Dining Room, Falaknuma Palace, Hyderabad, India
Dining Room, Falaknuma Palace (Falaknama Castle), Hyderabad, Telangana, India. The table can seat 101 guests, and is thought to be the largest in the world. The building later became a luxury hotel. Date: circa 1910
© Mary Evans / Pharcide
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Nuremberg, Germany - interior of Albrecht Durer's house
Nuremberg, Germany - the library room of Albrecht Durer's house, a timber frame (fachwerkhaus) building located in the Altstadt (old town) section of Nuremberg. The Renaissance artist Albrecht Durer purchased the house in 1509 and lived there until his death in 1528. In 1871 the house opened as a museum dedicated to the artist's work.
© The Roseries Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library
Mosque of Damascus. Prayer Room or haram. Syria
Mosque of Damascus. Prayer Room or haram. The marble mausoleum indicates the place where was buried the head of Saint John the Baptist, revered by Muslims as a prophet. Building from the VIII century. Damscus. Syria.
© Thaliastock / Mary Evans
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