Vintage 1957 USSR Soviet Russia Paper Mache hand crafted and beautifully hand painted dolls dressed in local clothing for each of the 15 republics of the then USSR. The set of 15 dolls is in original box and tissue wrapping, very good condition, detail, cotton and cording with vibrant colours, see photos. Each doll has the name of the regional republic dress printed on the base.
The box has the original workers cooperative label on base - register number 459, pieces 15, year 1957. Karelo-Finnish was made part of the Russian SFSR in July 1956, possibly why a second Tadzhikistan was included in the 1957 set. The item "Vintage 1957 USSR Soviet Russia Republic New Year Paper Mache Dolls x 15 Boxed" is in sale since Monday, September 21, 2020. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls, Clothing & Accessories\Vintage Dolls".The seller is "somertonduke" and is located in London, London. This item can be shipped to United States, European Union member countries, Japan, Canada, Australia, Russian federation.