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A poster announcing a balloon ascent; 1851

S.G. Fairbrother

A poster announcing a balloon ascent; 1851
4 0 c m
actual image size: 16cm x 32cm

Full image caption

A poster announcing events and entertainments taking place at the Royal Gardens, Vauxhall. The events listed include an ascent of the Nassau balloon by 'the veteran Green', equestrian performances, fire and water sports , fireworks and a ball. The bill also includes an engraving of a balloon gondola with balloonists inside.
It is printed black on cream paper.

Image Details

1851 AD - 1851 AD
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© Museum of London

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