Debutante Lunch Box

Debutante Lunch Box

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Description (Brief)
This top-opening square metal lunch box was made by Aladdin Industries in 1958. It has a metal snap for hinged lid and a hinged peach plastic handle. The lunch box has a peach and beige faux basket weave pattern lithographed on exterior, while the interior has white butterfly pattern on peach field.
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Object Name
lunch box
Date made
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
plastic (handle material)
overall: 19 cm x 21 cm x 14 cm; 7 1/2 in x 8 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Aladdin Industries (through Lillian B. Jenkins)
School Personal Equipment
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Lunch Boxes
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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