Original Mattel Barbie

Original Mattel Barbie

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The first Barbie doll (brunette version) from 1959.

The Barbie doll was introduced in both blonde and brunette.

The image is used for visual identification and illustration of a subject of public interest.

The photograph of the doll is to illustrate the visual appearance and style of the doll in an article containing critical commentary and origin information about the doll.

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Mattel

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Original Barbie

The very first Barbie doll was launched in March 1959 by American businesswoman Ruth Handler. The original Barbie doll was introduced in both blonde and brunette. This doll for girls managed completely change the toy industry, becoming a standard for which all other modern dolls are graded.

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