Skateboarders Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This tin lunch box was manufactured by Aladdin Industries in 1978. The lunch box is entitled, "The Skateboarder," and features colorful scenes of skateboarders in action on all exterior surfaces. This lunch box was one of the few that did not feature licensed images from television, and instead tried to cash in on the growing popularity of skateboarding.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
1978
maker
Aladdin Industries
Physical Description
tin (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 21 cm x 20 cm x 10 cm; 8 1/4 in x 7 7/8 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
2001.3087.25
nonaccession number
2001.3087
catalog number
2001.3087.25
subject
Family & Social Life
Sports
Lunch Boxes
Popular Entertainment
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Lunch Boxes
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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