Rare UKRAINIAN MATRYOSHKA FAMILY OF HUTSULS UKRAINE Kosiv Wooden Doll Matriochka #MATRYOSHKA
History of Nesting Dolls & Matryoshka Dolls
The dolls above are from Ukraine, they have unique bullet-shaped bodies. In 1900 Mamontov wife presented the first Russian nesting dolls at the World Exhibition in Paris. Soon after nesting dolls were being made throughout Russia and the surrounding regions.
SET OF 2 FIGURES UKRAINE KOZAK AND SOLOKHA HANDMADE WOODEN USSR VINTAGE
VINTAGE-Rare-Ukraine-Nesting-dolls-USSR-Russian-Matryoshka-wood-toy-figures-6pc Main doll about 6” and smallest one almost 1 1/4” tall. This set is featured on page 44 in the nesting book most collectors own (A Collector’s Guide to Nesting Dolls).