In 2003, a 1954 Superman lunchbox by Adco Liberty, with a Thermos bottle and the original box, was auctioned for $11,500. Another Superman lunch box was sold for $4,649 on eBay in 2006.
Superman isn't the only valuable character: Mint-condition lunch boxes with popular characters that are now hard to find are most valuable. And if your lunchbox has some wear and tear, you might still get $50 to $100 for it.
Pictured: Former "Happy Days" star Henry Winker (Fonzie), holding up a vintage lunchbox.
* Bing: Most valuable vintage lunchboxes
Dec. 12 (Bloomberg) –- Stutland Volatility Group Managing Director Dan Deming discusses the Vix and investing in volatility with Julie Hyman on Bloomb... More Dec. 12 (Bloomberg) –- Stutland Volatility Group Managing Director Dan Deming discusses the Vix and investing in volatility with Julie Hyman on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)
Date 7 hrs ago, Duration 2:30, Views 92
Video by: Bloomberg
Date 7 hrs ago 6:55
Tooltip Information:Don Coxe's 2014 Outlook [12-12-13 4:45 PM]Video by:Description: Market Sense takes a look at what the year ahead holds with Don Coxe, Chairman, Coxe Advisors.Rating: 4Views: 39
Date 7 hrs ago 5:30
Tooltip Information:China Could Be, Like, "Meh" to LNG. Might NOT Need Vast Quantities [12-12-13 11:50 AM]Video by:Description: Ambitious shale production targets in China, as well as ample pipeline supply from Eastern Europe, means the energy hungry nation might need less gas imported by ship. That could have implications for Canada's LNG export ambitions. Biliana Pehlivanova, Analyst at Barclays Capital, explains.Rating: 4Views: 26
Date 7 hrs ago 5:20
Tooltip Information:Hilton and Aramark Hit the Market [12-12-13 2:30 PM]Video by:Description: Hilton Worldwide Holdings and Aramark Holdings are hitting the public market at the end of a hot year for IPOs. Josef Schuster, CEO of IPOX Schuster joins Business Day PM to break down the two firms first day of trade and share his outlook for the rest of the IPO market.Rating: 4Views: 20
Date 7 hrs ago 4:23
Tooltip Information:Positioning The Money [12-12-13 10:35 AM]Video by:Description: We head to New York to talk market strategy and the outlook for 2014 with Rick Bensignor, Head of Trading Strategy at Wells Fargo Securities.Rating: 4Views: 25
Have your say
Should new wireless companies Mobilicity, Wind Mobile and Public Mobile be allowed to fail?
Thanks for being one of the first people to vote. Results will be available soon. Check for results
- Yes, the market will decide if they are competitive enough to survive.
- No, the playing field in the wireless market is not level. The government should help these companies.
- I don't know.