Bild Lilli doll, German, 1955.
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Doll made of all rigid plastic with jointed limbs, blond hair in a ponytail with a front curl, painted black earrings and heels. The doll is dressed in a blue and white polka dot dress. The Bild Lilli doll is based upon the cartoon character 'Lilli' created by German cartoonist Reinhard Beuthien for the newspaper Bild-Zeitung, Hamburg, Germany.