Space Cadet Thermos

Description (Brief)
This tin, plastic and glass thermos bottle was made by Aladdin Industries in 1952. The bottle has a yellow plastic, screw-on lid and a brown cork stopper. The bottle has a black background with colorful space action drawings from the television series Tom Corbett Space Cadet on the side. The bottle is the companion piece to lunch box #2001.3101.02.01.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottle
Date made
1952
maker
Aladdin
Physical Description
tin (overall material)
glass (overall material)
plastic (lid material)
Measurements
overall: 17 cm x 9 cm; 6 11/16 in x 3 9/16 in
ID Number
2001.3101.02.02
nonaccession number
2001.3101
catalog number
2001.3101.02.02
subject
Family & Social Life
Lunch Boxes
Popular Entertainment
Television
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Lunch Boxes
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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