Astro Space Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This domed, tin lunch box was manufactured by Thermos in 1960. The lunch box has two metal snaps for a hinged lid and a collapsible red plastic handle. The lunch box is covered with images of space scenes, including lunar exploration, satellites, and spaceships.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
1960
maker
American Thermos Products Co.
Physical Description
tin (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 23 cm x 19 cm x 12 cm; 9 1/16 in x 7 1/2 in x 4 3/4 in
ID Number
2001.3100.08
nonaccession number
2001.3100
catalog number
2001.3100.08
subject
Lunch Boxes
Popular Entertainment
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
Credit Line
Gift of Allan Woodall, Jr.
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