Party Princess Dress Set

    Misumaru Yurika

    PureNeemo Kurosawa Ruby

    PureNeemo Nekomusume PB Ver.

    PiccoNeemo Shirasaki Tsugumi

    Kirika Towa Aruma Koyo Hagoromo

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At last I got her! This 1989 Elilin doll is a desired item and she is difficult to find, especially in a good condition. She represents  the eponymous character of Idol Densetsu Eriko - and, at the same time, the real singer Tamura Eriko.

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Mandarake attributes this doll to Agatsuma, a toy company; however, the box only says Pinocchio. The doll was available in three oufits; the yellow one is Eriko's signature look, and while I've occasionally seen the pink one, I can't remember the blue dress in the show.

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Her head and her upper and lower body parts are made of different kinds of vinyl - at least, now they are all different in colour due to ageing. Her knees and elbows don't bend.

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The box is torn inside, because the accessories were attached to it and the previous owner tried too hard to unattach them. The accessories, apart from a doll stand and shoes, are: a casket, a star-shaped wand, a mike and a mike stand. Eriko can hold these objects in her hands and use the mike stand to recreate stage scenes.

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The doll is more or less compatible in size with the series of magical girls by Bandai (1 cm shorter, actually).

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The doll itself might not be top quality, but she is rare, and it's a real treat to have her in one's collection. 

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