Lammily Photographer

Name: Lammily Photographer

Made by and When: Lammily, 2016

Material: All vinyl with extra articulation at the wrists and ankles

Marks: (Lower back) Lammily LLC/LL-DF-JY/201603/MADE IN CHINA

Height: 11-1/2 inches

Hair, Eyes, Mouth: Black rooted natural textured hair with white and red hair clips, brown painted eyes, closed smile

Clothes/Accessories: White knit short-sleeved blouse with front closure; red, white, and blue floral-print A-line skirt, off-white kitten-heel pumps; has a black plastic camera and includes the short story, My New Old Camera. The doll’s beautifully designed box, which features a lovely painted image of the doll on the front, includes illustrations on all panels of “places” Lammily photographer has visited and photographed.

Other: Lammily Photographer is the only Black doll in the Lammily line. Lammily dolls are marketed as “the first fashion doll made according to typical human body proportions to promote realistic beauty standards and help your child develop a positive body image!” The doll has a long torso and short legs and can stand without the assistance of a doll stand when properly positioned. In the last gallery photograph, the doll wears the Lammily Rosie the Riveter fashion that was sold separately.


Watch as children examine Lammily Photographer in the video below.


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Published by DeeBeeGee

Doll collector, historian, co-founder of the first e-zine devoted to collecting black dolls; author of black-doll reference books, doll blogs, and doll magazine articles.

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