Correct shoes with "Japan" on one and nothing on the other - as they should be. One shoe does have a split on strap.Correct Zebra swimsuit - just before they went to the Helenca version. Booklet and glasses are in replaced cello. Box does have light storage wear with some repairs to end panel.
Not perfect but a really pretty set! We strive to provide an accurate description of all items.
Look at the large pictures provided. Also, please be aware that close up pictures might emphasize dust and minor imperfections that you won't see with the naked eye. Most of our items are from 30 to 50 years old and will have some degree of stress cracks, crazing, etc.
We do not highlight'typical wear' unless we feel it is out of the norm. Additionally, wires get brittle, rubber dry rots, strings get frail.
Battery operated items stop working. We will always tell you the operability of items in our possession - but we cannot, in any way, offer any guarantees of their continued operability. FUN FACTS, HISTORY, ATTRIBUTES (ie size, year of production, color, scarcity, etc).WHAT FOLLOWS HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH ANYTHING SPECIFIC in this listing. This listing is for a 1961 Brunette bubble cut Barbie - MIB. In 1961, the first Bubble Cuts were issued. They still retained the non-Midge Barbie body and zebra swimsuit. Early Ponytail box with no Bubble Cut Barbies on it. Bubble Cut Label on end panel, pasting over Ponytail designation. Barbie Doll in various hair color shades. Like #5's, many of these will have "greasy faces". Dark Red Lips & Nail Polish, Tight Short Syled Hair. L & L Collectables is a small, family run business. Please see our'about me' page for more about us. Please review our policies below. Personal cks are held up to 10-15 days to clear. The cheapest option does NOT always show up first so please look at different options. Please request invoice (or it will cost you a little more). We've met many people through the years and many have become our dearest friends. Your business is important and valuable to us. Please do not ask us to put down a false amount or classify as a gift. The items we sell are vintage collectables so expect natural aging/wear.
However, we will consider return if there was a significant oversight in listing. The item "Barbie #0850 1961 MIB Barbie Brunette Bubble Cut 1st Issue" is in sale since Saturday, May 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Barbie Vintage (Pre-1973)\Vintage (Pre-1967)". The seller is "landlcollectables1" and is located in San Jose, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.