Blue Box Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This metal lunch box was made by Thermos in 1927. It was painted blue in a faux leather pattern with a gold finished interior. The box has a leather handle, a single metal snap and vent holes.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1927
maker
American Thermos Bottle Company
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
leather (handle material)
plastic (part material)
Measurements
overall: 22.5 cm x 17.5 cm x 7.5 cm; 8 7/8 in x 6 7/8 in x 2 15/16 in
ID Number
2004.3009.15.01
nonaccession number
2004.3009
catalog number
2004.3009.15.01
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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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