Hello Barbie thumbnail 1
Hello Barbie thumbnail 2
+4
images
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Design 1900 to Now, Room 76

Hello Barbie

Doll
2015 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Hello Barbie, talking Barbie Doll wearing black shoes, black trousers a white t-shirt with HELLO HELLO HELLO in black letter down the front, silver zip up jacket with crop sleeves with pink stiching detail. Blond hair, blue eyes and pink lips. Hello Barbie wears a black belt with silver buckle, the buckle is a button. Hello Barbie listens and responds to the user via a voice when the user presses and holds down a button on Barbie’s belt. Silver cuff braclet on left arm and and a non removable silver neacklace with 3 square silver jewels. Microphone, speaker and tri-colour LED lights are embeded in the necklace.


object details
Category
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 8 parts.

  • Doll
  • Charging Stand
  • Instructions
  • Instructions
  • Instructions
  • Plug
  • Box
Materials and Techniques
Plastic
Brief Description
Hello Barbie, designed and manufactured by Mattel and Toytalk, 2015
Physical Description
Hello Barbie, talking Barbie Doll wearing black shoes, black trousers a white t-shirt with HELLO HELLO HELLO in black letter down the front, silver zip up jacket with crop sleeves with pink stiching detail. Blond hair, blue eyes and pink lips. Hello Barbie wears a black belt with silver buckle, the buckle is a button. Hello Barbie listens and responds to the user via a voice when the user presses and holds down a button on Barbie’s belt. Silver cuff braclet on left arm and and a non removable silver neacklace with 3 square silver jewels. Microphone, speaker and tri-colour LED lights are embeded in the necklace.
Dimensions
  • Height: 29.7cm (Note: of doll)
  • Width: 11.3cm (Note: of doll)
  • Height: 18.7cm (Note: stand of )
  • Width: 9.3cm (Note: of stand)
  • Depth: 7.5cm (Note: of stand)
  • Length: 14.5cm (Note: wire attached to stand)
  • Width: 25.2cm (Note: of box)
  • Length: 33cm (Note: of box)
  • Depth: 8.7cm (Note: of box)
Collection
Accession Number
CD.33:1 to 6-2015

About this object record

Explore the Collections contains over a million catalogue records, and over half a million images. It is a working database that includes information compiled over the life of the museum. Some of our records may contain offensive and discriminatory language, or reflect outdated ideas, practice and analysis. We are committed to addressing these issues, and to review and update our records accordingly.

You can write to us to suggest improvements to the record.

Suggest Feedback

record createdDecember 11, 2015
Record URL