2. De Beers 40th Anniversary Barbie – $85,000
The second most expensive Barbie doll in history is an ultra rare edition that was the result of a collaboration between the doll’s manufacturer, Mattel and the famous De Beers jewelry retailer. They got together to create this elaborate Barbie doll to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Barbie doll in 1999. They outfitted Barbie with a ful length sheer skirt, a fancy gold bikini top and a tangerine wrap that matched the outfit and tied it all together. The most elaborate detail of this Barbie’s attire is the accessory belt that is made with 160 genuine diamonds, compliments of DeBeers. One of these rare and expensive Barbie dolls was sold at auction for a whopping $85,000.