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Not-ice! Wonderful phenomenon! Murphy outdone! - Awful prediction! Great thaw of the Artificial Ice! 3000 square feet in extent. Baker Street Bazaar, King Street, Portman Square. The proprietor of the Glaciarium feels it his duty to apprize the public tha

Reference Number: Eph-B-WEBSTER-Entertainment-1844-01

Flier announcing a spectacular event, in which a model of Lake Lucerne and a glacier of ice were to be thawed. There would be sledges available for women and children. Members of the Glaciarium Skating Club were to meet and "perform their Elegant Evolutions". The event was to be held in conjunction with a four-day cattle show on adjacent premises.Illustration shows a scene of Lake Lucerne with skaters and spectators.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ephemera, Fliers (Printed matter), Relief prints and Letterpress works, related to Glaciarium (London, S G Fairbrother (Firm, London), Lucerne Lake, London, Thawing, Skaters - England, Ice and Amusements.

Part of:
[Collection of ephemera, handbills, fliers, relating to miscellaneous entertainments in England. 1800s]., Reference Number Eph-B-WEBSTER-Entertainment (2 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Letterpress and relief print, 250 x 172 mm.. Vertical imageEphemera

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Other copies available: Scanned from original. File print in Ephemera Room

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