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Sign - Streets 'Valentines' Ice Cream, circa 1970 Object Reg. No: SH 921181

Cardboard shop advertising sign for Streets 'Valentines' 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.
Rectangular shaped paperboard sign of portrait design. Logo u.l. corner, text along top edge. Main photographic image in colour, depicts box of heart-shaped ice creams and two red roses. Reverse blank, cardboard folding stand adhered to centre.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 35.60 cm (Height), 24.20 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: Valentines/delicious choc-coated/peppermint ice cream desserts.
Manufacturer: Streets Ice Cream, Australia, circa 1970
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, Victoria, Australia, circa 1970-1975

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