"Peter Kaptzevich", Russian Wooden Santa, s11, 6"
This Santa is crafted by hand : carved out of linden wood and painted with acrylic. It is intricately and in detail decorated with Russian winter scenes. On the front we see the miniature painting of the worldly famous Russian troika, one of the major symbols of Russia. 6"H. A great example of the museum quality miniature painting work done on the small wooden surface!
Peter Kaptzevich was a Russian general who became famous for his bravery during Napoleonic wars.