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Jar & Stopper - Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North Object Reg. No: SH 921140

Summary:
Glass jar and stopper, used at the Old Lolly Shop, Calrton 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:
Jar and stopper, colourless and transparent glass. Jar has wide, stepped base and narrow, cylindrical body with two raised rings around circumference. Stopper is octagonal in cross-section, with thumb-grip, probably not the original stopper for this bottle.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Acknowledgement:
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 29.50 cm (Height), 12.00 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 logo and register number on top of stopper: VEN-YOSR/R.N.62100. Logo on two sides of stopper: VEN-YOSR [verti- cally].
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, pre 1975

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