Barbie Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
Barbie was originally invented in 1959 by Ruth Handler, and the Mattel Corporation has sold over a billion Barbie dolls world wide since that time.
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
American Thermos Bottle Company
Physical Description
metal (closure material)
vinyl (overall material)
plastic (handle material)
cardboard (box material)
overall: 23.5 cm x 10.5 cm x 19 cm; 9 1/4 in x 4 1/8 in x 7 1/2 in
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Lunch Boxes
Family & Social Life
Taking America To Lunch
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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