Russian Hand-Painted 5-piece Nesting Doll *Shoulder-yoke*.
A traditional Russian toy, natural and optimistic. Model of the Universe, simple, yet wonderful.
Newly hand-made and hand-painted at famous Russian Orthodox church center "SERGIEV POSAD".
It is largest monastery center in Russia located near Moscow.
Dolls are painted with ancient technologies used by Sergiev POSAD monks for a centuries but has its roots in Pre-Christian time (gods of sun, water, nature).
Includes 5 dolls:
Small one is 1.7 inch high, 0.8 inch in diameter.
Large one is 5.8 inch high, 3.0 inch in diameter.
Made on Lime tree base.
Lacquered under high temperature.