Leche Fresca Thermos

Leche Fresca Thermos

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Description (Brief)
This plastic and glass thermos bottle was made by Aladdin in 1970. It has a screw-on blue plastic cup lid with handle and white plastic stopper. The thermos is blue and white with cartoons of cows and people. The thermos touts the benefits of “leche fresca,” or fresh milk, saying that “it will make you like a bull.”
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Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
glass (overall material)
overall: 9.5 cm x 8.5 cm x 17 cm; 3 3/4 in x 3 3/8 in x 6 11/16 in
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Credit Line
Gift of Aladdin Industries (through Lillian B. Jenkins)
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National Museum of American History
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