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Retail Sign - Home Made Pies and Pasties, Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, circa 1955-1966 Object Reg. No: SH 921120 7

Summary:
Celluloid retail sign for home made pies and pasties, used at the Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, circa 1955-1966. The sign became obsolete with the introduction of decimal currency in 1966.

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:
Celluloid sign triangular in shape.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Acknowledgement:
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 6.10 cm (Width), 10.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: jewish communities, religions judaism, retailing, shops, working life, gdoeyydxpkfbeenchza
Themes this item is part of: Old Lolly Shop Collection, Cultural Diversity Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Milk Bars
Tertiary Classification: pricing
Inscriptions: Text: Home Made/Pies &/Pasties/3D/ea..
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, Victoria, Australia, circa 1955-1966

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