- a former duchy in Thuringia in central Germany.
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Eisenberg (īzėn-berh), a town of Germany, former duchy of Saxe-Altenburg, with a palace and various manufactures.The New Gresham Encyclopedia
A third Hermsdorf is a village in Saxe-Altenburg, where porcelain is made.
The neighbouring duchy of Saxe-Altenburg she, no doubt, contemptuously dismissed.Lola Montez
Edmund B. d'Auvergne