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Welcome to the World of Strawberry Shortcake™*

Tested Sample
Place of origin

Tested Sample, Apple Dumplin', Hong Kong, 1980-82

Object details

Object type
This object consists of 11 parts.

  • Box
  • Box Lining
  • Head
  • Head
  • Head
  • Body
  • Turtle
  • Romper Suit
  • Sock
  • Sock
  • Leaflet
  • Welcome to the World of Strawberry Shortcake™*
  • Strawberry Shortcake's Friend Apple Dumplin'™* with Tea Time Turtle™* (manufacturer's title)
Brief description
Tested Sample, Apple Dumplin', Hong Kong, 1980-82
Production typemass produced
Object history
Part of the Palitoy Archive
All manufactured items were tested by Palitoy before being sold. As the company was beginning to make this line of dolls under licence from Kenner Products, each had to be tested for poisonous substances and fire risk. All the vinyl parts have pieces missing, though there is no trace of fire testing on these parts.
Reason For Production: retail
Associated object
Other number
No. 43050 - product number
Accession number
B.337:1 to 11-1999

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Record createdMarch 23, 1999
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