Pinnochio Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This steel lunch box was made by Aladdin Industries in 1971. It has a metal snap for hinged lid and collapsible red plastic handle. The box features raised images from Walt Disney’s 1940 film Pinocchio on all sides. The lid features an image of Pinocchio going to school with Jiminy Cricket giving chase, while the back shows the climactic scene of Pinocchio and Geppetto racing away from the whale Monstro, having just escaped from his belly.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
1971
maker
Aladdin
Physical Description
steel (overall material)
plastic (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 21 cm x 20 cm x 10 cm; 8 1/4 in x 7 7/8 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
2003.3070.13.01
nonaccession number
2003.3070
catalog number
2003.3070.13.01
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
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Lunch Boxes
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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