When Skipper's left arm is rotated counterclockwise, she grows from a little girl to a "slim and tall and curvy" teenager.


  • Title: Doll:Growing Up Skipper
  • Creator: Mattel, Inc.
  • Date Created: 1974
  • Location: Hong Kong
  • Subject Keywords: Skipper, gender roles, Barbie, adolescence
  • Type: Barbie, Dolls from the Seventies and Eighties
  • Medium: vinyl, synthetic hair, fabric, cardboard
  • Object ID: 104.1345
  • Credit Line: Gift of Joan M. Hopkins

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