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Identifying Vintage Allan Dolls 1964-1966

Barbie Dolls  11 1/2"

1959-1962 | 1963-1967

1968-1972 | 1973-1976

Barbie Clothes

 1959-1963 | 1964-1965 

1966-1968 | 1969-1970

1971-1972 | 1973-1974

 1975-1976 | Japanese  | Gift Sets  

   Clothing Tags | Rare

Doll & History Bild Lilli

Dolls 12"

   Ken | Allan

   Brad & Curtis

Ken Clothes

1961-1967 | 1969-1976

Dolls 9 1/4"

   Skipper & Ginger

   Skooter, Ricky,

   Fluff, Tiff

Skipper Clothes

1964-1970 | 1971-1979

Dolls 11 1/4"


   Casey & Twiggy

Francie Clothes

1966-1969 | 1970-1975  Japanese

Dolls 6 1/4"

   Tutti, Todd, Chris,  

   Buffy, Pretty Pairs,


Dolls 11 1/2"

   Midge | Stacey

   Christie | Truly

   Julia | P J | Jamie

   Steffie & Babs

   Miss America

   Kelley & Cara

Clone Dolls

   Barbie | Bild Lilli


1966 Doll Marking


Shop for Allan vintage dolls
Shop for Allan vintage dolls

1000 Allan doll face 1964

The Mattel vintage Allan doll is 12" tall, he was first introduced in 1964 as Ken dolls best friend, he has the same body and size as the Ken doll and shares his extensive wardrobe.  Allan has just two outfits made and tagged "Allan"; his original swimsuit with striped jacket and the Best Man outfit shown below. 


Allan is Midge Hadley's boyfriend, sometime in 1966 the Allan doll was discontinued from the Mattel line, then reappears again after 1990. 

 1000 Allan straight leg doll (1964-1966)

1000 Allan doll straight leg 1964-1966

Straight legs, molded red hair, brown eyes, solid blue shorts, horizontal striped jacket or vertical striped which is less common with white terry cloth collar that is bonded to the fabric, blue strap cork sandals and a black wire stand.


Allan Doll Mark 1960 by Mattel, Inc. Hawthorne Calif. U.S.A

 1010 Allan bend leg doll (1965-1966)1010 Allan doll bend leg 1965-1966


The same as the straight leg doll, but with new bendable legs, new red jacket,  lighter blue shorts, blue strap cork sandals and a black or gold wire stand.


Allan bendable leg doll mark is the same as the straight leg doll.




Allan doll 1425 Best Man 1966-1967 outfit

1425 Allan doll Best Man 1966-1967

The Best Man outfit was specifically made for the Allan doll, other than his original swimsuit it is the only outfit made for him, it features a white dinner jacket with half white lining, black zippered pants with soutache braid down the outside legs, white lace and pearl button trimmed white long sleeve shirt, red satin cummerbund and bowtie, black knit socks and black shoes.

Allan doll, French vinyl case 1964


Allan doll, French vinyl case 1964

This is the only known vinyl case that features only the Allan doll graphics, he is shown wearing the Saturday Nite Date outfit.  This case is made of a heavy navy blue vinyl and was featured in a Barbie Bazaar February 2000 article.  It was probably made for the Canadian market.

Photo courtesy Janet Poff


Allan Doll Trivia


The Allan doll was named after Barbara Handler's, the Mattel founders daughter's real husband Allan Segal.  Only one Mattel vinyl case shows a graphic of both Barbie and Allan together, a high valued case.  The Segal's have two children Cheryl and Todd.  The Segal's divorced in the 1960s, the Allan doll disappeared from the Mattel doll line in 1966, reappearing again after 1990.


Ken, Allan clothes 1961-1967 | 1969-1976    Dolls Ken |  Brad & Curtis | Ricky


Barbie Vintage Doll Resorces:

      Collectors Encyclopedia of Barbie Dolls & Collectibles by Sibyl DeWein & Joan Ashabraner.


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