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Offline Ghost Of The Doll

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Human Beans Doll? [May 2008]
« on: Sunday 07 March 2010, 05:46 pm »
Elia emailed me this question about Human Beans:

"I've been trying to search about the line of dolls called the Human Beans. This is a baby picture of me in 1986 holding a Human Bean doll and I can't seem to find any results of Human Bean dolls. The only thing I can find on them are ceramic figures and ornaments. Do you know anything about the Human Beans dolls?"
Elia



  • Possibly a Baby Beans Doll produced by Mattel

http://www.dollinfo.com/babybeans1.htm
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Re: Human Beans Doll? [May 2008]
« Reply #1 on: Wednesday 10 March 2010, 07:46 pm »
Human beans is a reference to the children's book "The Borrowers".  I did a few quick searches to see if I could find anything related, but wasn't able to.

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Re: Human Beans Doll? [May 2008]
« Reply #2 on: Thursday 11 March 2010, 03:08 am »
Try www.whatacharacter.com under the letter "H" They have human bean items including a small stuffed item.

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Re: Human Beans Doll? [May 2008]
« Reply #3 on: Monday 20 January 2014, 03:40 am »
From the picture, this looks to me like a Somersaults character... Zippy (who is a peanut, I believe). There were plush toys sold by Avon in the 80s. I sold this one in my shop probably a year ago:
https://www.etsy.com/listing/129115479/clearance-avon-somersaults-pals-plush

The color and outfit looks the same, even the pink ribbon on the top of the head.
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