Bronze statues of King Frederick William I of Prussia and Czar Peter the Great of Russia in discussion.
König Friedrich Wilhelm I. von Preußen
Zar Peter I. von Rußland
- König Friedrich Wilhelm I. von Preußen / King Frederick William of Prussia (Berlin 1688 - Potsdam 1740), King in Prussia and Elector of Brandenburg, 1713-1740
- Zar Peter I. von Rußland / Czar Peter the Great (Moscow 1672 - St Petersburg 1725), Czar of Russia, 1682-1725
Both stayed in Havelberg from 13 to 17 November 1716. During this meeting the Prussian King presented the Czar the Amber Room, and the Czar gave to the King a regiment of long men.
After inserting of a 2-euro coin and pulling on one of the jacket pockets both kings give an art postcard.
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- Anton Schumann,
Location N 52°49'37" E 12°4'40"
Item Code: desa102; Photograph: 31 July 2016
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