Leche Fresca Thermos

Description (Brief)
This plastic and glass thermos bottle was made by Aladdin in 1970. It has a screw-on blue plastic cup lid with handle and white plastic stopper. The thermos is blue and white with cartoons of cows and people. The thermos touts the benefits of “leche fresca,” or fresh milk, saying that “it will make you like a bull.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottle
Date made
1970s
maker
Aladdin
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9.5 cm x 8.5 cm x 17 cm; 3 3/4 in x 3 3/8 in x 6 11/16 in
ID Number
2003.3070.09.02
nonaccession number
2003.3070
catalog number
2003.3070.09.02
subject
Family & Social Life
Lunch Boxes
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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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