Brill's (Late Lamprell's) Royal Swimming Bath

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Description: Monochrome advertisement for Brill's Baths, Brighton. Carries image from engraving of the interior of the bath. Numerous nude male swimmers can be seen in the water, while two fully dressed gentlemen look on.

To the left and right of the image, the following statistics are expressed: 'Diameter 54 feet, Circumference 162' and 'Contains 100,000 gallons of water'. c.1869.
Categories: Collections / Local & Social History  

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Licence: CC BY-SA
Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Advertisement
Title (of Artwork / Object): Brill's (Late Lamprell's) Royal Swimming Bath
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): c1869
Description (Object or Artwork): Monochrome advertisement for Brill's Baths, Brighton. Carries image from engraving of the interior of the bath. Numerous nude male swimmers can be seen in the water, while two fully dressed gentlemen look on. To the left and right of the image, the following statistics are expressed: 'Diameter 54 feet, Circumference 162' and 'Contains 100,000 gallons of water'. Advertisement appears to have been excised from a publication of some sort.
Subject tags:
bath
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brill
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history
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local
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bathing
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Brighton & Hove
   
Other Keywords: social history, local history, BHC, swimming, royal, nude, water,

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Original Filename: dmas_bh400111_d01_ab10.jpg
Size: 3.69 MB; 3606 x 2947 pixels; 305 x 250 mm (print at 300 DPI); 954 x 780 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

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Linked Accession no.: BH400111