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His Imperial and Royal Majesty, Kaiser Wilhelm II, German Emperor & King of Prussia with his wife, Her Imperial and Royal Majesty, Kaiserin Augusta Victoria, German Empress & Queen of Prussia, and daughter, Her Royal Highness, Princess Viktoria Luise of Prussia

Kaiser Wilhelm II, his wife Augusta Viktoria and their only daughter and youngest child of Viktoria Louise of Prussia. (Kaiser Wilhelm II was a grandson of Queen Victoria and thus, a first cousin of King George V of Britain)

Uniform worn by Frederick II. of Prussia during the Battle of Kunersdorf (today Kunowice) in 1759 (Prussia lost). Remarkably humble, compared with the bling bling sported by his fellow monarchs (I'm looking at you, Louis Quinze...) And the man didn't just send his soldiers to battle, he risked his own neck as well. See that rip on the left side, below the fourth button? That was a bullet which luckily bounced off the royal snuff box (or so the legend goes).

Uniform worn by Frederick II. of Prussia during the Battle of Kunersdorf (today…

Jacket trimmed in Hussar fashion with gold military lace, vintage buttons and two different widths of russia braid.

Before the Automobile: 1809 riding habit in the style of Königin Luise von Preußen

Queen Louise of Prussia riding habit. This is the riding habit that the Queen wears in the portrait done by Wilhelm Ternite, a top hat, a high neck chemissette and a blue spencer with golden hussar braiding.

Queen Louise of Prussia Riding Habit. This is the riding habit that the Queen wears in the portrait done by Wilhelm Ternite, a black top hat, a high neck ivory chemissette and a blue spencer jacket with golden hussar braiding.

Wilhelm II (Kaiser Wilhelm II) Lived 1859 – 1941, was the last German Emperor (Kaiser) and King of Prussia, ruling the German Empire and the Kingdom of Prussia from 1888 to 1918. A grandson of Queen Victoria and first cousin of Empress Alexandra of Russia.  An ineffective war leader, he lost the support of the army, abdicated in November 1918, and fled to exile in the Netherlands.

Wilhelm II (Kaiser Wilhelm II) Lived 1859 – was the last German Emperor (Kaiser) and King of Prussia, ruling the German Empire and the Kingdom of Prussia from 1888 to A grandson of Queen Victoria and first cousin of Empress Alexandra of Russia.

Wilhelm II the last German Emperor and King of Prussia.

Wilhelm II the last German Emperor and King of Prussia. Mercurial, insecure and easily led, he had a fanatical hatred of his cousin, England's King George VII, and a need to be considered leader of a Great Power.

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