Urkel Lunch Box

Urkel Lunch Box

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Description (Brief)
This hard red plastic lunch box was made by Aladdin in 1991. It has a hinged handle and closing snap for hinged lid. The lunch box features an image of Steve Urkel from the show Family Matters on lid. Family Matters ran from 1989-1997 on ABC and 1997-1998 on CBS, mainly part of ABC’s TGIF block of programming. With his catchphrase “Did I do that?” and distinctive laugh, Urkel became the breakout star of the show and is the star of this box.
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Object Name
lunch box
Date made
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
overall: 20 cm x 23 cm x 11 cm; 7 7/8 in x 9 1/16 in x 4 5/16 in
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Aladdin Industries (through Lillian B. Jenkins)
School Personal Equipment
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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