"Nikolai II", 15"H, nu57, Russian Unique Wooden Collectible Nutcracker
This piece is unique. It is being designed in the workshop "Tabo", Sergiyev Posad, Russia. It is crafted completely by hand: carved out of the best specie of linden wood (Amour log) and painted with tempera and acrylic. Fine burning on wood and gold paint application add to the decoration of the military uniform of coronel, which was the rank of the last Czar of Russian Empire. Museum quality flawless work! Only two were made so far. 15"H.
This is one of twelve unique nutcrackers (all of them are historic characters - Emperors, Czars Dukes, Statesmen, Marshals) created by Alkota. The Ideas were generously shared with us by Mr. Abdullah Zaman, avid collector of nutcrackers from all over the world.
Grab a chance and buy it when it is in the air. Only one at a time!