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

Summary:
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.
Description:
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
Acknowledgement:
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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