Vintage 1960's Japanese exclusive - "Pink Skin" Bend Leg / Side Part Bubblecut Barbie Doll with Platinum Blonde Hair. She comes dressed in her Original American Girl Swimsuit & "Aqua" Open Toe Heels.
100% VINTAGE & ORIGINAL by MATTEL. Pink Skin Bend Leg Side Part Bubblecut Barbie Doll. Extremely RARE & super hard to find Japanese exclusive doll. This is an original, vintage by Mattel.
Beautiful hair, no haircuts or missing plugs. It is a very pale blonde color that is factory styled with a defined side part. As this is a "pink skin" that was produced later than other Bubblecuts, the texture is a little softer.
She is a "pink skin" & not the commonly found "tan tone". Face has paled to a milky shade as these often do.
1 earring hole each ear & she has been treated for green using CLR. Ears are not perfect but have faded enough for display.
IMMACULATE all original by Mattel face paint. Make-up coloring is very vivid. Brows are dark & all there. Lips are beautiful & shaped like an American Girl doll. She has her correct straight waist "Pink Skin" bend leg body.
This is not a "Standard" body often found on Pink Skin dolls. This body is very rare & only found in Japan & Europe.
Joints hold pose & are not loose. Legs tight at hip, not swingy.
EXC+ stance & not splayed. No bites, no pricks, no chews to her feet or ankles. There is a light fade dot above her left knee that is so small & light, it doesn't show in pictures.
Japan markings on rear & under both feet (see pictures). She comes dressed in her original vintage American Girl Swimsuit & Aqua Heels.Swimsuit has nice coloring & is all intact. Barbie tag has frayed off. If you have won multiple auctions, please wait for a combined invoice. Items must be received in the same condition as sent.
HISTORY: All of my listings are pre-owned, therefore I do not know the original history of each & every item. While I will share information if I do know, I do not know the origin, environment, or storage from where these items came from. I work with antiques & vintage items on a daily basis- so any scents / odors that may be detected by you, might not be detected from myself. Currently- this item listed is in a smoke- free, temperature controlled, humidity regulated location.
The item "RARE Japanese Pink Skin Bend Leg Platinum Blonde Side Part Bubblecut Barbie Doll" is in sale since Sunday, July 10, 2016. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Barbie Vintage (Pre-1973)\Vintage (Pre-1967)". The seller is "mrjohnl" and is located in Midland Park, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States, to Canada, to United Kingdom, DK, RO, SK, BG, CZ, FI, HU, LV, LT, MT, EE, to Australia, GR, PT, CY, SI, to Japan, to China, SE, KR, ID, to Taiwan, TH, to Belgium, to France, to Hong Kong, to Ireland, to Netherlands, PL, to Spain, to Italy, to Germany, to Austria, IL, to Mexico, to New Zealand, SG, to Switzerland, NO, SA, UA, AE, QA, KW, BH, HR, MY, CO, PA, JM.