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Warning: Nesting dolls with small parts present a choking hazard. The primary safety concern with nesting dolls is that many of them contain small parts that might cause an infant to choke. Therefore, very few nesting dolls are appropriate for children 3 years of age, or younger. Please do not let your children put nesting dolls into their mouths!
100% Natural Linden Wood
Small parts, not children under 3 years.
SMALL STOCK ONLY
What would your first reaction be if this wild Alaskan Moose nesting doll showed up on your doorstep? Would you love it like so many of our matryoshka collectors? This small stocking-stuffer-sized doll pictures an Alaskan or Maine moose family on three nesting dolls. We make this doll with a blend of hand painting and decoupage at our studio in St. Petersburg, Russia. Collect all of our wild animal nesting dolls! Please be advised this item currently has a SMALL STOCK ALERT. Inventory is below size listed and runs approximately 3" tall.
Production Techniques: Hand Painting/ Decoupage. This nesting doll was carved in the Upper Volga region, the Russian center of nesting doll carving. The carved pieced were assembled, doll inside a doll, then delivered to the Golden Cockerel workshop in St. Petersburg, Russia. Our artists first hand paint the background, then apply various detailed elements, such as faces, which we print on a very thin vinyl adhesive. Such elements are reproduced original works of art we make specifically for nesting doll design. It is the artist’s magic brush that blends the two forms of artwork together into a unified piece. Finally we baptize each doll in multiple layers of non-toxic water-based lacquer to make a marvelous matryoshka that will delight children and collectors. The bottom of the largest doll gets stamped with Golden Cockerel’s “Made in Russia” mark of nesting doll quality, initialed by the artist, and dated like a true collectible. We can only hope you will give it a good home.