Ded Moroz (Дед Моро́з) and Sneguročka (Снегурoчка) Russian Christmas - Cotton

Description
Ded Moroz (Дед Моро́з) and Sneguročka (Снегурoчка) Russian Christmas - Cotton
Russia - 70's'

Father Frost (Дед Моро́з, Ded Moroz) is the traditional figure of Russian Christmas folklore who brings presents to children.
Snow Maiden (in Russian Снегурoчка or Sneguročka) is his young and beautiful granddaughter.
Originally, in Russian folklore, Ded Moroz's union with Vesna (spring) led to the birth of Sneguročka.
The latter was later converted to Father Frost’s granddaughter.
Ded Moroz and Sneguročka are often depicted as fairy-tale figures, living among the creatures of snowy woods and caring for them.
Made in cotton wool with a typical technique of the time.
Height: Ded Moroz 36 cm, Sneguročka 30 cm
Definitely rare items for your collection!
In fairly good condition for their age.
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Lot details
Object
Ded Moroz (Дед Моро́з) and Sneguročka (Снегурoчка) Russian Christmas
Material
Cotton
Estimated Period
70's'
Country of Origin
Russia
Condition
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
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