Superman Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This tin lunch box was manufactured by Aladdin Industries in 1978. Released on the heels of the 1978 Superman movie, this lunch box shows the Daily Planets newsroom on the back, featuring images of Clark Kent, Lois Lane, Perry White, and Jimmy Olsen. The other side shows an image of Superman flying high above Metropolis in all his costumed glory.
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
Aladdin Industries
Physical Description
tin (overall material)
overall: 22 cm x 20 cm x 10 cm; 8 11/16 in x 7 7/8 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
Food Culture
Family & Social Life
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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