Orphanage, and an orphanage in Tijuana, Mexico. Mattel was very generous and through the years gave my mother Mattel reject doll and toys countless toys to give to poor children, making them happy and thrilled because it might be the only toy they owned. I believe this doll was one of those given my mother, which she kept and gave my daughter for helping her grandma distribute the toys. The definite difference between Sample/Prototype Skipper dolls and regular dolls are unique.
First Skipper dolls had a. Face is a little fuller and more mature looking face than now.This prototype has two tone hair, that has thicker, fluffier, more realistic hair not shinny like the newer doll's hair. Regular issue Skippers have one row of bangs, but Sample Skipper dolls have. Where the regular issue has only one row. This Skipper is marked with a " 5 " on the left hip and. On the right hip, which is correct for Sample Skippers. On the bottom of the foot, the prototype Skipper has " Japan " scratched into the foot and goes from toe to heel (the length of the foot/SEE PHOTO). Regular issue Skipper has the Japan written from toe to toe (the width of the foot) and is written in raised letters, not carved in, like the prototypes.
This Skipper comes with a. With red circles with white dots, and trim on the collar and hem.
1972 Skipper "Super Snoozers" #3371 Pajama Set. Made of cotton with a snap, lace sleeves, and tiny buttons.
This belonged to my daughter who took very good care of her toys and dolls. She was born in 1969, and since I collect dolls, I spoiled her with her own collection which she has given me the ok to sell. I have over 1000 dolls. See last photo which show a few of my dolls stored in two of my four glass cabinets.M y husband and I want to thank you for looking at our unique treasures. Every day we will try to list more things.
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