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For some, the most touching of all nesting dolls are the ones that display the historic religious icons of Russia. The example shown here is quite a stunning one of this particular artform and features the Mother and Child, Jesus Christ and important patron saints. Some of the icons these images are based upon are said to predate the Dark Ages.

Russian Icon Nesting Dolls We'll have a large assortment of both religious and whimsical dolls at the market.

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Thought to derive traditional Russian girl's name, matryoshka represent a large, happy family