School Days Lunch Box

Description (Brief):

This steel lunch box with was made by Aladdin Industries in 1983. It has a metal snap for hinged lid and collapsible red plastic handle. The lunch box is entitled “School Days,” depicting Disney characters going back to school. The lid shows Mickey Mouse teaching Morty and Ferdie Fieldmouse in a classroom. The back shows Donald Duck being angry at his nephews Huey, Dewey, and Louie for sneaking off to the swimming hole. The sides show Donald stopping his nephews on their way to fish, and wrangling Morty and Ferdie while playing marbles.

Date Made: 1983

Maker: Aladdin

Location: Currently not on view

General Subject Association: School Personal Equipment

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2003.3070.14Nonaccession Number: 2003.3070Catalog Number: 2003.3070.14

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

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-0854-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1250093

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