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

Summary:
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.
Description:
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
Acknowledgement:
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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