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Teenage doll - SHARA™ IN SIMPLY SPARKLING™

SHARA™ IN SIMPLY SPARKLING™

  • Object:

    Teenage doll

  • Place of origin:

    Hong Kong (manufactured)

  • Date:

    ©1981 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Kenner Products (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    soft vinyl, silver lame

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Palitoy Company

  • Museum number:

    B.1676:1-1999

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

card bubble pack, printed in colours to show the title, maker's details and photo of the named doll and on the back photos of the various dolls
contains a poseable doll, long platinum blond rooted saran hair, painted facial features,
jointed reverse socket neck, shoulders, waist hips and knees, moulded with blue wedged sandals
with combs and stand and blue silver lame long dress

Place of Origin

Hong Kong (manufactured)

Date

©1981 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Kenner Products (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

soft vinyl, silver lame

Marks and inscriptions

ages 4 and up
packaging

©CPG
81
nape

©CPG1981
Hong Kong
body

Dimensions

height: 4½ in doll

Object history note

Glamour Gals™, set of 15 poseable dolls in different costumes

These dolls were collected for sampling and testing; many of the ones not kept had parts cut away or the hair fire tested.

Descriptive line

Shara, Hong Kong, 1981

detached from backing

Production Note

Attribution note: tested samples
Reason For Production: retail

Materials

Soft vinyl; Lame

Techniques

Moulded

Production Type

mass produced

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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