Name:  Jasmine

Made by and When: Kingstate Corp for Strasburg Children, 2007

Material:  Vinyl head, arms, legs, light brown cloth body

Marks: KINGSTATE CORP. / 12 W. 32ND ST. / NEW YORK, NY 10001 / MADE IN CHINA (on the cloth body tag)

Height:18 inches

Jasmine’s collage is courtesy of Patricia Logan.

Hair, Eyes, Mouth: Dark brown long straight wig with bangs, brown sleep eyes, closed mouth

Clothes: White cotton dress with pink floral flowers at the neckline, pink satin ribbon belt at the waist, white pantaloons, white lace thigh-high socks, white faux leather Mary Jane shoes

Other: Made as a high-end 18-inch doll, Jasmine is part of an 18-inch doll collection by Kingstate Corp and sold exclusively through Strasburg Children, a maker of heirloom-quality children’s clothing with a goal “to let little girls stay looking like little girls as long as possible in quality comfortable dresses.” Each doll had a Strasberg Children certificate of authenticity.



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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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