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Yellow Submarine Lunch Box

Yellow Submarine Lunch Box

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Description (Brief)
This tin lunch box was made by Thermos in 1968. The box has a metal snap for a hinged lid and a collapsible, yellow plastic handle. The box has a pink and yellow background on the front and back, and an orange rim. The front and back of the lunch box has colorful drawings of the members of The Beatles from the animated feature, "Yellow Submarine.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
1968
depicted
Beatles
maker
King Seeley Thermos
Physical Description
tin (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 23 cm x 19 cm x 10 cm; 9 1/16 in x 7 1/2 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
2001.3101.07
nonaccession number
2001.3101
catalog number
2001.3101.07
subject
School Personal Equipment
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Lunch Boxes
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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