This listing is for our exclusive snow maiden Russian nesting dolls. The Snow maiden or Snegurochka is a Russian fairytale character from the 19th century usually represented as a beautiful little girl or teenager with long blond braids. Since the mid 20th century, Snegurochka has also been depicted as the granddaughter and helper of Ded Moroz during New Year parties for children.
Set of 7 pieces - The biggest doll is 8.6" (22cm) high with 3.5" (9cm) diameter. - The smallest doll is 1.1" (3cm) high with a 0.4" (1.2cm) diameter.
Wood: Straight-grain Linden wood (sanded, and professionally dried) Paint: Tempera and gold leaf Finishing: Water-based Lacquer
Manually crafted by skilled masters of arts and crafts in St. Petersburg in the Firebird workshop, each of the nesting dolls is treated with utmost care. It's a blend of tradition, quality, and craftsmanship transcended from generation to generation.
Their timeless looks, impeccable detailing, and top-notch workmanship make them a truly elegant gift solution for any occasion.
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Become the owner of a delightful piece of art created with love!