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Jar & Lid - Agee Object Reg. No: SH 921139

Summary:
Glass jar and lid, 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:
Cylindrical glass jar, colourless and transparent, with grooved base and Bakelite lid in dark red.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Acknowledgement:
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 22.00 cm (Height), 1.30 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: commerce, food containers, 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: containers
Inscriptions: Inscribed side of jar: AGEE/SPECIAL. Serial or design mark on base of jar: M C[Illegible.]8/M. On underside of lid: PC [in monogram]/B/*A87.
Manufacturer: Agee
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, pre 1975

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