Popeye Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This tin lunch box was manufactured by Aladdin Industries in 1980. The lunch box has a red and yellow design depicting colorful action scenes and characters from the cartoon, Popeye on the exterior. Popeye and Brutus are depicted arguing over Olive Oyl on one side, and engaged in an arm wrestling contest on the other.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
1980
maker
Aladdin Thermos Company
Physical Description
tin (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 21 cm x 19 cm x 10 cm; 8 1/4 in x 7 1/2 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
2001.3087.32
nonaccession number
2001.3087
catalog number
2001.3087.32
subject
Lunch Boxes
Popular Entertainment
Popeye
Television
Family & Social Life
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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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