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Folding Lunch Box

Patentee:
Moore, Charles C.  Search this
Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17.5 cm x 10.5 cm x 1 cm; 6 7/8 in x 4 1/8 in x 3/8 in
Object Name:
Box
lunch box
Date made:
ca 1880s
Patent date:
1871-06-06
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Google and the U.S. Patent Office. Google Patents
Credit Line:
D. Sean and Robin S. Brickell
ID Number:
2001.3087.01
Nonaccession number:
2001.3087
Catalog number:
2001.3087.01
Patent number:
115764
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Blue Lunch Box

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 cm x 18 cm x 8 cm; 9 1/16 in x 7 1/16 in x 3 1/8 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1940s
Credit Line:
Joyce Darrell and Michael C. Dickerson
ID Number:
2001.3099.03
Nonaccession number:
2001.3099
Catalog number:
2001.3099.03
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Orbit Lunch Box

Maker:
King Seeley Thermos  Search this
Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 cm x 18 cm x 10 cm; 9 1/16 in x 7 1/16 in x 3 15/16 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1963
Credit Line:
Gift of Allan Woodall, Jr.
ID Number:
2001.3100.13.01
Nonaccession number:
2001.3100
Catalog number:
2001.3100.13.01
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:nmah_1196973
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Luggage Lunch Box

Maker:
American Thermos Bottle Company  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 cm x 19 cm x 10 cm; 8 11/16 in x 7 1/2 in x 3 15/16 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1957
ID Number:
2001.3087.04
Nonaccession number:
2001.3087
Catalog number:
2001.3087.04
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Data Source:
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Debutante Lunch Box

Maker:
Aladdin  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (handle material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 cm x 21 cm x 14 cm; 7 1/2 in x 8 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1958
ID Number:
2003.3070.19.01
Nonaccession number:
2003.3070
Catalog number:
2003.3070.19.01
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EDAN-URL:
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Automat Lunch Box

Maker:
American Thermos Bottle Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
leather (handle material)
metal (snaps material)
plastic (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 cm x 10 cm x 15.5 cm; 11 in x 3 15/16 in x 6 1/8 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1916
ID Number:
2004.3009.16.01
Nonaccession number:
2004.3009
Catalog number:
2004.3009.16.01
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Data Source:
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Corsage Lunch Box

Maker:
King Seeley Thermos  Search this
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
Object Name:
Lunch Box
Date made:
1973
ID Number:
2001.3101.01.01
Nonaccession number:
2001.3101
Catalog number:
2001.3101.01.01
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1196996

Dome Lunch Box

Maker:
American Thermos Bottle Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 cm x 13 cm x 22 cm; 10 1/4 in x 5 1/8 in x 8 11/16 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1940s
ID Number:
2004.3009.18
Nonaccession number:
2004.3009
Catalog number:
2004.3009.18
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
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Plaid Lunch Box

Maker:
Ohio Art Company  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 cm x 20 cm x 10 cm; 9 1/16 in x 7 7/8 in x 3 15/16 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Place Made:
United States: Ohio, Bryan
Date made:
1957
ID Number:
2001.3087.05
Nonaccession number:
2001.3087
Catalog number:
2001.3087.05
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Data Source:
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Blue Box Lunch Box

Maker:
American Thermos Bottle Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
leather (handle material)
plastic (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 22.5 cm x 17.5 cm x 7.5 cm; 8 7/8 in x 6 7/8 in x 2 15/16 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1927
ID Number:
2004.3009.15.01
Nonaccession number:
2004.3009
Catalog number:
2004.3009.15.01
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1273723

Green Dome Lunch Box

Maker:
American Thermos Bottle Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 cm x 11.5 cm x 19 cm; 9 1/16 in x 4 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1941
ID Number:
2004.3009.17.01
Nonaccession number:
2004.3009
Catalog number:
2004.3009.17.01
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Denim Domed Lunch Box

Maker:
Aladdin Industries  Search this
Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 cm x 12 cm x 20 cm; 9 1/16 in x 4 3/4 in x 7 7/8 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1975
ID Number:
2001.3087.22
Nonaccession number:
2001.3087
Catalog number:
2001.3087.22
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1196315

Hi - My Lunch Box

Maker:
Ohio Art Company  Search this
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
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1977
ID Number:
2001.3099.05
Nonaccession number:
2001.3099
Catalog number:
2001.3099.05
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_881546
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Op-Art Lunch Box

Maker:
Aladdin  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
plastic (handle material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 cm x 12 cm x 18 cm; 9 1/16 in x 4 3/4 in x 7 1/16 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1968
ID Number:
2003.3070.24
Nonaccession number:
2003.3070
Catalog number:
2003.3070.24
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:nmah_1250112

Leche Fresca Lunch Box

Maker:
Aladdin  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
plastic (handle material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 cm x 19 cm x 9.5 cm; 8 1/4 in x 7 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1970s
ID Number:
2003.3070.09.01
Nonaccession number:
2003.3070
Catalog number:
2003.3070.09.01
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Picnic Basket Lunch Box

Maker:
Ohio Art Company  Search this
Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 cm x 15 cm x 15 cm; 8 1/4 in x 5 7/8 in x 5 7/8 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1920s
Credit Line:
D. Sean and Robin S. Brickell
ID Number:
2001.3087.02
Nonaccession number:
2001.3087
Catalog number:
2001.3087.02
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Workers Ornamental Lunch Box

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 27 cm x 20 cm x 13 cm; 10 5/8 in x 7 7/8 in x 5 1/8 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
ca 1950
ID Number:
2001.3101.17
Nonaccession number:
2001.3101
Catalog number:
2001.3101.17
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Workman's Domed Lunch Box

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 cm x 19 cm x 22 cm; 10 1/4 in x 7 1/2 in x 8 11/16 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1950s
Credit Line:
D. Sean and Robin S. Brickell
ID Number:
2001.3087.09
Nonaccession number:
2001.3087
Catalog number:
2001.3087.09
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_993388
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Wags and Whiskers Lunch Box

Maker:
King Seeley Thermos  Search this
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
Object Name:
lunch box
Date made:
1978
Credit Line:
Gift of Allan Woodall, Jr.
ID Number:
2001.3100.15.01
Nonaccession number:
2001.3100
Catalog number:
2001.3100.15.01
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
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Stars and Stripes Lunch Box

Maker:
Aladdin Industries Incorporated  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 cm x 14 cm x 23 cm; 9 1/16 in x 5 1/2 in x 9 1/16 in
Object Name:
lunch box
Place Made:
United States: Tennessee, Nashville
Date made:
1970
Credit Line:
D. Sean and Robin S. Brickell
ID Number:
2001.3087.17.01
Nonaccession number:
2001.3087
Catalog number:
2001.3087.17.01
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_892879
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