"Russian Girl in Kokoshnik", Russian Collectible Nesting Doll, n210, 11"
Nice and rare, wonderful details of the face. Painted by hand. 11"H. Limited of around 20-25 a year. 10 nests.
"kokoshnik" was a very important head dress accessory, introduced in Russia during the times of Ivan the Fearsome (Terrible, 1547-1584) and showed that the woman wearing kokoshnik was married.