© 1990 - Shani (AA) Facemold

In the early 90th Mattel issued a sideline of three afro american girls Shani, Nichelle and Asha and their boyfriend Jamal. They all got their own ne face. But they were a separated series and not connected to Barbie and her friends / family.

Name giver of the little series was Shani - the main character (like Barbie with her girlfriends). Shani got not only her own face, she presented also a new kind of body. But the Shani series was not particularly successful, so it was reinstated after a few dolls.

1990 Shani/Maoni #1750
1991 Beach Dazzle Shani #5774
1992 Beach Streak Shani #3428
1993 Sun Jewel Shani #10958
1993 Soul Train Shani
1993 Jewel & Glitter Shani / Jewel Dazzle


Confusingly Mattel started 1994 a special African American Edition that was called after Shanis friend "Asha". Mattel issued three dolls (first edition, second, third) with a very colourful african style. To make it totaly confusing the three dolls of the Asha line have the Shani face.

The Shani face had even a short performance as Barbies girlfriend Christie.

The headmark is: © 1990 MATTEL INC

  • 1993 Beach Streak Shani #3428
  • Autor: Dagmar
  • Zugriffe: 298
  • 1994 Sun Jewel Shani #10958
  • Autor: Lyra Moon
  • Zugriffe: 429
  • 1994 Jewel & Glitter / Juwelen Design Shani, Europe
  • Autor: Lena Schultz
  • Zugriffe: 401
  • 1996 Sparkle Beach / Sonnen Zauber Christie #14355
  • Autor: Jens Z.
  • Zugriffe: 440
  • 1996 Sparkle Beach / Sonnen Zauber Christie #14355
  • Autor: Lyra Moon
  • Zugriffe: 159
  • 1996 DOTW Ghanaian Barbie #15303
  • Autor: martinaa
  • Zugriffe: 727
  • 1996 DOTW Ghanaian Barbie #15303
  • Autor: martinaa
  • Zugriffe: 716
  • 1999 Byron Lars Plum Royale Barbie #23478
  • Autor: Markus
  • Zugriffe: 687
  • 2000 Barbie 2000 #27410
  • Autor: Jens Z.
  • Zugriffe: 345
  • 2001 Gone Platinum Barbie #53868
  • Autor: Holger
  • Zugriffe: 399
  • 2017 Birthday Wishes Barbie DVP50
  • Autor: Markus
  • Zugriffe: 436


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