Astro Space Dome Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This domed, tin lunch box was manufactured by Thermos in 1960. The lunch box has two metal snaps for a hinged lid and a collapsible red plastic handle. The lunch box is covered with images of space scenes, including lunar exploration, satellites, and spaceships.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1960
maker
King Seeley Thermos
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
plastic (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 23 cm x 12.5 cm x 19 cm; 9 1/16 in x 4 15/16 in x 7 1/2 in
ID Number
2004.3009.20
nonaccession number
2004.3009
catalog number
2004.3009.20
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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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