Debutante Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This top-opening square metal lunch box was made by Aladdin Industries in 1958. It has a metal snap for hinged lid and a hinged peach plastic handle. The lunch box has a peach and beige faux basket weave pattern lithographed on exterior, while the interior has white butterfly pattern on peach field.
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
plastic (handle material)
overall: 19 cm x 21 cm x 14 cm; 7 1/2 in x 8 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Lunch Boxes
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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