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Display Cabinet - Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North Object Reg. No: SH 921102

Summary:
Cake display cabinet of painted wood and glass. Used 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.
Description:
Cake display cabinet of painted wood and glass. Wedge shaped cabinet, top of clear glass. Sides and base made of wood, painted bright sky blue. Black wooden flap with small button brass knob, upper right hand corner. (Originally hinged, now hinges missing). Base unpainted.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Acknowledgement:
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 33.00 cm (Height), 73.00 cm (Width), 94.00 cm (Length)
Dimension Comment: (.2) 28(h) 89(w) 2(d)

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Tagged with: 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: display cabinets
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 1939-1975

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