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Chocolate Box - Darrell Lea, 1970s Object Reg. No: SH 921132

Chocolate box made by Darrell Lea Chocolate Shops Pty.Ltd., Sydney, Australia, 1970s. Displayed 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.
Cardboard chocolate box with lid printed in brown, orange, yellow and white flower pattern and white base.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 15.00 cm (Height), 6.30 cm (Width), 25.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: confectioneries, jewish communities, religions judaism, retailing, shops, working life
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: product packaging
Inscriptions: Printed adhesive label on top of lid: NET 750g. Printed adhesive label on side of lid: DARRELL LEA CHOCLATE SHOPS PTY LTD/SYDNEY AUSTRALIA. Stamped base of box: 7096.
Manufacturer: Darrell Lea Chocolate Shops Pty. Ltd., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, early 1970s
Place & Date Used: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1975

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