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Lunch Boxes
Lunch Boxes

Lunch boxes and lunch pails have been used to carry lunches to school or work since the nineteenth century. The first lunch box came out in 1902 and was shaped like a picnic basket, with scenes of children playing on it. Today, most collectors want either early tobacco advertising boxes or children's lunch boxes made since the 1930s. These boxes are made of metal or plastic. Boxes listed here include the original Thermos bottle inside the box unless otherwise indicated. Movie, television, and cartoon characters may be found in their own categories. Tobacco tin pails and lunch boxes are listed in the Advertising category. 

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 Lunch BoxesDome Black, Metal, Stamped, King-Seeley Thermos Co.,2016Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesGremlins Gizmo, Mystical Box, Metal, 1980s,2016Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesGunsmoke Western Scene, Embossed, Aladdin,1972,2016Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesHogan’s Heroes Metal, Dome, Lithograph, Bing Crosby Productions, Aladdin,19662016Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesJurassic Park Logo, Van, Plastic2016Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesMan From U.N.C.L.E. Agents, Metal,19672016Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesRaggedy Ann & Andy Holding Hands, Carrying Lunch Box, Vinyl, 1970s,2016Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesSpot The Dog Red, Yellow, Plastic, Bluebird Toys, c.19802016Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesThermos Suzette, Poodle, Black, Pink, Eiffel Tower, Aladdin, c.19702016Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesTin Bail Handle, Wood Grip, 9 x 10 1/2 In.2016Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesTom Corbett Space Cadet, Spaceships, Metal,1952,2016Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesHogan's Heroes Dome, Bing Crosby Productions, Aladdin,19662015Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesAluminumDome, Double Latch, Name Plate, Metal Handle, 10 x 7 x 4 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesAnnieSandy, Metal, Red, Aladdin, 19812014Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesAstronautDome, Metal, Planet Surface, Spacemen, c.19602014Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesBoy On RocketVinyl, Hinge Lid, c.1960, 2014Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesDonny & MarieVinyl, Aladdin, 1976, 2014Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesDutch CottageDome, Metal, American Thermos Co.19582014Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesE.T.Metal, Yellow, Blue, Aladdin, 19822014Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesEvel KnievelMetal, Image Of Evel Smiling, Jumping Canyon, Aladdin, 19742014Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesFireball Xl5Thermos, King Seeley Thermos Co.1964, 7 x 9 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesGet SmartAgent 99 & K-13, Metal, King Seeley Thermos Co.19662014Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesHometown AirportTin, Dome, Lithograph, 9 x 6 1/2 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesKung FuMetal, David Carradine, c.1972, 2014Login / Create Account for Price
 Lunch BoxesPac ManMetal, Multicolor, Ball Midway Mfg.19802014Login / Create Account for Price


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