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by National Book Auctions
November 18, 2012, 12:00 PM EST | Freeville, NY, US    Live Auction

Lot 1263: 1962 Vintage BARBIE CASE & ORIGINAL WARDROBE Doll Clothes Accessories Snorkel Set Shoes Curlers Garter Belt (695 views)

1962 Vintage BARBIE CASE & ORIGINAL WARDROBE Doll Clothes Accessories Snorkel Set Shoes Curlers Garter Belt
Estimate: $70 - $200
Description: Details: This vintage Barbie doll case is dated 1962, so it was manufactured not long after the Barbie doll was introduced in 1959. It's filled with vintage Barbie fashions, both with the Barbie label and without. (Some of the blouses and shorts have the Tammy label.) The doll clothes provide accurate reflections of the "Mad Men" era's period styles. Considering that these were mass-produced toys, these clothes show charming attention to detail, with complicated construction techniques and tailoring, and dress-maker finishing touches like ruffles, bows, decorative appliques, and fastenings (tiny little zippers!). Contents include twelve dresses, seven blouses, four skirts, two pants, three shorts, three scarves, four hats (including one mortarboard), and a pair of pajamas. There are many accessories, including clothes hangars, a full set of snorkeling equipment, a picnic basket, a garter belt and stockings, fifteen pairs of shoes (and three single shoes), four purses, a tennis racket, comb, brush, curlers and hand mirror, a necklace, two suitcases (one missing its lid), eyeglasses, and one red mitten. There is no doll. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. Condition / Notes: The case is in fair condition, with cracking at the corners and oxidation on the clasp and steel fittings. The clothes are dusty and soiled. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $8.50

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Lot 1263: 1962 Vintage BARBIE CASE & ORIGINAL WARDROBE Doll Clothes Accessories Snorkel Set Shoes Curlers Garter Belt
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November 18, 2012, 12:00 PM EST