Showbiz Promotions will begin selling the "The Inspirational Caylee Sunshine" doll Tuesday on its Web site for $29.99. The doll measures 18 inches, sports jeans and a T-shirt with the phrase "CAYLEE SUNSHINE" across it. The song "You are my sunshine" plays when the doll's belly button is touched.
Three-year old Caylee Marie Anthony disappeared in June 2008 and her remains were identified just weeks ago. Her mother is suspected in her murder.
The doll is not a replica of the slain toddler, but a tribute, says company president Jaime Salcedo. Making the doll too similar to Caylee's likeness would have been too morbid, Salcedo tells the Orlando Sentinel.
"We want it to be a tribute," he said.
Salcedo has said that he will donate a portion of the proceeds---likely $3 per doll---to a still unnamed charity.
In case anyone thought that Salcedo was blind to possible public outrage over cashing on the horrific death of a toddler, Salcedo says: "I think that that is going to come up."