Lost in Space Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This metal dome lunch box was manufactured by Thermos in 1967. This lunch box features images from the television show Lost in Space, which ran from 1965-1968 on CBS. Lost in Space was originally named Space Family Robinson, and was a futuristic take on the Swiss Family Robinson. The box features a colorful scene of the Robinsons in their vehicle, the Chariot, motoring over a beautifully drawn alien landscape and fighting an alien with their laser guns on the sides.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1967
maker
King Seeley Thermos
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
plastic (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 23 cm x 13 cm x 19.5 cm; 9 1/16 in x 5 1/8 in x 7 11/16 in
ID Number
2004.3009.19.01
nonaccession number
2004.3009
catalog number
2004.3009.19.01
subject
Television
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Lunch Boxes
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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