Beautiful 1966 Mattel American Girl Barbie doll in very good all-original condition. Barbie’s light blond hair is full and soft, styled in a chin length bob, with no cuts or missing plugs. She has all-original facial coloring with pale yellow lips, blue side glancing eyes, black liner (with some edge wear) and light brown brows. Beautiful pale complexion; no neck splits, pinpricks, earring holes or discoloration. Barbie’s body is clean and undamaged, with tight arms and legs. She retains most of her finger nail polish. Both legs bend and click 2 times, and have no splits, pinholes, bite marks or discoloration. Feet are also undamaged, both marked “Japan” on the sole. There is a small “bruise” on one arm below the elbow, clearly visible in the photos. Body is marked “c 1958, Mattel, Inc., U.S. Patented, U.S. Pat. Pend., Made in Japan” Mark is indented with “Made In Japan” in raised letters, dating this doll to early 1966.
American Girl Barbie wears her original swimsuit in good, clean, undamaged condition with original “Barbie R” black and white tag. This is a lovely doll, all original and ready to display.
Beautiful dolls, vintage evening bags and sewing patterns.
Spring is in the air. Time to update to your collection, or to start a new one. Enjoy playing with your dolls.