Bronze Statue of Kaiser Wilhelm I.
Bronze Statue to a design by Prof. Gustav Eberlein (1847-1926), one of the most celebrated sculptured of the 19th century. Inaugurated in 1898 on the 50th anniversery of the First Schlewig War.The two figures at the rear embody Altona´s main evonomic sectors i.e. craft trades and industry, trade and shipping. The woman in the group at the front symbolise the provinces in 1867 after the Prussian-Austrian War. The young man symbolise the military strength of Kaiser and Empire.
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