But this Gotham City public librarian and daughter of Gotham's Commissioner James Gordon is a different kind of girl. for tonight our shapely, brassy-haired, heroine stands tall in her cape and cowl and is known as - Batgirl! Poised one of the many gargoyles overlooking the city, she brings something that Batman can't carry in his utility belt. a woman's charm and her intuition! Measures approximately 18 inches tall.