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Sign - Streets 'Top-Scotch' Ice Cream, circa 1970 Object Reg. No: SH 921174

Summary:
Cardboard shop advertising sign for Streets 'Top Scotch' ice cream, circa 1970, 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:
Rectangular-shaped cardboard sign. Printed in full colour and coated image of ice-cream on piece of green/blue woven woollen fabric with an amber or topaz brooch. Logo in u.l. corner. Reverse, white-coloured card. Folding cardboard stand adhered to centre reverse.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Acknowledgement:
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 24.00 cm (Width), 36.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: advertising signs, confectioneries, 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: Text: Streets/TopScotch/BUTTERSCOTCH BAR/10c.
Manufacturer: Streets Ice Cream, Australia, circa 1970
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, Victoria, Australia, circa 1970-1975

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