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Sign - Eta Salted Peanuts, circa 1970 Object Reg. No: SH 921186

Eta Salted Peanuts advertising sign, with packet of nuts attached, circa 1970, displayed at the Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North.

The Old Lolly Shop was a milk bar opened and run by Elizabeth and Henry Cohen at 314 Rathdowne Street, Carlton North, from 1939 to 1975.
Triangular shaped cardboard sign, with cut out hand in centre holding an original packet of Eta nuts. Nuts have disintegrated into dust. Inverted triangle at base of sign in blue, red and yellow, with text throughout. Reverse, plain card and card stand adhered to centre.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 29.05 cm (Height), 29.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: advertising signs, jewish communities, religions judaism, retailing, shops
Themes this item is part of: Old Lolly Shop Collection, Cultural Diversity Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Milk Bars
Tertiary Classification: advertising
Inscriptions: Yellow, blue and red print: Don't forget your/ETA/Salted/ Peanuts/crisp crunchy.
Manufacturer: ETA Foods Pty. Ltd., Australia, circa 1970
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, Victoria, Australia, circa 1970-1975

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