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  • Place of origin:

    Bradford (made)

  • Date:

    1930s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    W.E. Berry Ltd (printers (people))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed ink on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pictorial and typographic. The image shows a Scottish pipe and drum band with three Highland dancers in the ring.

Place of Origin

Bradford (made)


1930s (made)


W.E. Berry Ltd (printers (people))

Materials and Techniques

Printed ink on paper


Height: 76.2 cm poster, Width: 101.7 cm poster

Object history note

This poster was issued during the run of the circus since it advertises the fact that it is 'positively closing' on 24 January. A note by the printer on the poster notes that this is 'Design B'. Associated Production: Bertram Mills' Circus. Performers: Famous Boys' Pipe Band (Scottish pipe band), Cuthbertson's Kilties (Scottish dancers). Olympia, Kensington, London. 1930-1939. Performance category: circus.

Descriptive line

Poster advertising Bertram Mills' Circus, featuring The Famous Boys' Pipe Band and Cuthbertson's Kilties, Olympia, 1930s

Production Note

Nesfield Street, Bradford


Printing ink; Paper




Entertainment & Leisure; Prints; Scotland


Theatre and Performance Collection

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