Candy by Zapf

Name: Candy

Made by and When: Rolanda Heimer for Zapf, 1997

Material: Vinyl head, arms, and legs; weighted-cloth body

Marks: 18 / R. Heimer / 1997 (on head)

Height: 21 inches

Hair, Eyes, Mouth: Brown loosely curled wig with two top pigtails held with pink ribbons, brown stationary eyes, an open mouth that accommodates Candy’s thumb

Clothes and Accessories: White knit blouse, matching panties over a disposable diaper, pink jumper, white knit socks, pink booties, faux fur bear-face purse, heart-shaped pierced earrings, gold-tone charm bracelet

Other: Made in Germany, Candy was part of Zapf’s late-1990s Designer Collection of artist dolls for adult collectors.



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