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Ludwig Von Drake Lunch Box

Ludwig Von Drake Lunch Box

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Description (Brief)
This steel lunch box was made by Aladdin in 1961. It has a metal snap for hinged lid and collapsible white plastic handle. The lunch box features cartoon images of Ludwig Von Drake at Disneyland on all external surfaces. Ludwig von Drake was introduced as a Disney character in 1961, as part of the first show of Disney’s Wonderful World of Color.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
1961
maker
Aladdin
Physical Description
steel (overall material)
plastic (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 20.5 cm x 18.5 cm x 9.5 cm; 8 1/16 in x 7 5/16 in x 3 3/4 in
ID Number
2003.3070.10.01
nonaccession number
2003.3070
catalog number
2003.3070.10.01
Credit Line
Gift of Aladdin Industries (through Lillian B. Jenkins)
subject
School Personal Equipment
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Lunch Boxes
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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