Peanuts Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This metal lunch box was manufactured by Thermos in 1985. The box features Charlie Brown and Snoopy of the Peanuts comic strip on the front and back of the lunch box. The sides of the box feature panels from the strip, with Snoopy in his Red Baron regalia. Peanuts ran from 1950-2000, published almost 18,00 strips, and was featured in numerous TV shows, specials, musicals, and feature films.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
1985
maker
King Seeley Thermos
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
plastic (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 22.5 cm x 10.5 cm x 19 cm; 8 7/8 in x 4 1/8 in x 7 1/2 in
ID Number
2004.3009.02.01
nonaccession number
2004.3009
catalog number
2004.3009.02.01
subject
Family & Social Life
Comics
Lunch Boxes
Popular Entertainment
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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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