From BETTYANDBUSTER, specializing in Collector Grade (C8 Excellent to C10 Mint) lunchboxes and thermoses:is one of the most desirable and valuable of the 1960's vinyl kids lunchbox sets...a vintage 1963 "ALVIN AND THE CHIPMUNKS" Lunchbox with Matching Thermos . It was manufactured by "King Seeley Thermos" (KST) . This 45 year old classic is in amazing Mint Condition . These old vinyl lunchboxes are rarely seen in this condition. The box is still nice and square with no bulging or puckering of the vinyl. T are absolutely no rips or seam splits anyw , including the hinge area. The metal handle and latch hardware are still nice and shiny. The hinge is still nice and tight, indicating the box was used very little, if at all. The matching thermos has nice bright graphics, a very clean seam and bottom, and is complete with the original cup and stopper. Please take a look at the high resolution photos and don't miss out. You'd have a hard time finding a nicer Alvin lunchbox set. The current book value of this set in this condition is $565 (Toys & Prices 2008), and this one is worth that! Buyers Take Note : If a seller doesn't show you large, clear, close-up photos of all six sides and the inside of a lunchbox, they might just be trying to hide something...I always provide a complete set of photos, so you know what you are buying! Please take a look at my other listings for more nice vintage lunchboxes and thermoses... QUESTIONS: Please ask... I will be happy to answer them all ! I can also send more photos if you need them. I check my email several times each day. PAYMENT: This os a Paypal Only auction. SHIPPING : The shipping cost quoted in the auction is for USPS 2-3 day Priority Mail with delivery confirmation to the 48 contiguous states. If you live elsew, please contact me for the shipping cost. I will ship within 2-3 business days after receipt of your payment . I will combine shipping if you purchase more than one item from me to save you money. INSURANCE : I will pack your item with great care. USPS insurance is available at the buyer's option. The insurance cost will vary based on the final sale amount and the USPS insurance rate table. I will let you know this optional insurance cost on your invoice. FEEDBACK : I will leave you good feedback as soon as I receive your cleared payment. I will NOT keep your feedback hostage until you leave me feedback. Please read my 100% POSITIVE feedback, and bid with confidence! Thanks for looking at my auction, good luck and God bless!