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1959 First Barbie Doll image by GazelleGStan - Photobucket

Barbie is based on a saucy erotic German doll, Bild Lilli, that was sold to men in bars. Unaware of Lilli’s history as a hooker character, R.

A 1959 blond Barbie in its original packaging. Those 59 dolls were not very pretty! But I loved this outfit when I got it.

Storied Toys Yield New Toy Stories for Hollywood

Barbie at The “ Ponytail” collectors crave: a 1959 blond Barbie in original packaging, which sold for at a 2006 auction.

A new Barbie alternative designed in the image of the “average nineteen year old girl,” Lammily

Lammily, Barbie And The Doll’s Surprisingly Progressive History

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Price Guide to Help Identify Your Antique Dolls

Original Bubble Cut Barbie by Mattel - This doll has been combed out somewhat.the bubble cut hair style was a bit tighter than in this photo. This is the same color that my doll had in


Over the Years i had one of the early i i I had one of the early barbies and was handed down to my niece and then to her daughter.

1960's Barbie

clearly me on a Sunday afternoon (I wish) Picnic Barbie 8 x 12 Fine Art Photograph by nicolehouff on Etsy.