Beatles Lunch Box

Description (Brief):

This steel lunch box was manufactured by Aladdin Industries in 1966. The lunch box features images of The Beatles, and is the first box dedicated to musicians. The box is aqua blue with images of all four Beatles playing their instruments on the lid. The back features close-ups of the faces of John, Paul, George, and Ringo and their signatures are next to their images.

Date Made: 1966

Maker: Aladdin

General Subject Association: School Personal EquipmentSubject: Music


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Exhibition: Taking America To Lunch

Exhibition Location: National Museum of American History

Credit Line: Gift of Aladdin Industries (through Lillian B. Jenkins)

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2003.3070.02.01Nonaccession Number: 2003.3070Catalog Number: 2003.3070.02.01

Object Name: lunch box

Physical Description: steel (overall material)plastic (handle material)Measurements: overall: 21 cm x 19 cm x 10 cm; 8 1/4 in x 7 1/2 in x 3 15/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1250070

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