Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Sindy doll - WONDERFUL WORLD SINDY

WONDERFUL WORLD SINDY

  • Object:

    Sindy doll

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    1990-1991 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hasbro, Inc - Hasbro Industries (UK) Ltd (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    soft and hard vinyl; jointed with interior knee joints

  • Museum number:

    B.3:1-1993

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

1. doll; description on following page
2. T-shirt; with long sleeves; white nylon with the print of a panda
holding a bamboo shoot on a dark pink background
3. shorts; dark pink nylon with a multi-coloured panel down each outside leg
4,5. pair of boots; yellow plastic
6. hair decoration; cross of yellow plastic
7,8. pair of earrings; triangular shape; light blue plastic with studs to fit into the holes of the ears
9. badge for a child to wear showing the panda design; self adhesive plastic
10. original packaging; window box of white card; printed in colours to show the titles, details and photographs of the doll and badge.
11. box lining; shaped card printed in greens to which the doll is attached by wire around the ankles and waist and the hair is attached by being sewn through a plastic strip. On the right side the badge is attached to a cutout and raised panel.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

1990-1991 (made)

Artist/maker

Hasbro, Inc - Hasbro Industries (UK) Ltd (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

soft and hard vinyl; jointed with interior knee joints

Marks and inscriptions

bar code on packaging - 5 010995 013911

Dimensions

Height: 32.7 cm, Width: 11.5 cm, Depth: 5.1 cm

Object history note

References: copyright 1990 for the 1991 market

Bought January 1993 from Woolworth PLC; price £8.99. There had been a major court case between Mattel Inc and the makers of the Sindy Doll, Hasbros which resulted in the proposed remodelling of the latter's doll. A group was purchased at this time to show the differences and similarities between the teenage dolls of the period.

Price: £8.99

Descriptive line

Wonderful World Sindy; China; 1990/91

Production Note

Made by: Hasbro Inc., division of Hasbro Bradley UK Ltd

Collection

Museum of Childhood

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.