This 10-pc. nesting doll is handmade by a Russian artisan in the traditional style of Semenov village. A bright bouquet of flowers usually decorates these stacking dolls. The early matryoshka of Semenov were more in the spirit of old Russian painting traditions, where the lines were more graphic on all of the nesting dolls. The largest babushka doll ( a.k.a babooshka ) has 9 smaller dolls inside. Carefully open each one of them in the middle to reveal the entire family of Russian matryoshka. Patterns, colors and shapes may vary slightly due to the fact that all of Great Russian Gifts authentic nesting dolls are handmade.
Materials: lime wood, water based paint, lacquer.
The largest matryoshka is about 6"H