This gorgeous, brightly colored, Russian Santa Claus is wonderfully hand carved and hand painted by the artist. Notice the detail on his cloak - from the hood covering his head to the gold glitter to the ornate design and edging on his cloak. This Santa also is holding a ornately decorated staff in one hand, and is carrying a brightly lit lantern in the other - SEE CLOSE UP PICTURES BELOW. This Santa is lightly lacquered so it is easily cleaned and protected. The solid linden wood is dried for almost 2 years before it is carved so it will last a lifetime. Linden wood was once used to make drafting boards because it is so stable once it is properly dried. It does not warp, change shape, or crack and this artistic piece will bring enjoyment for a lifetime! (Note: These are not molded or mass produced as are some molded resin Santas from China. All our Russian Santas are hand carved from Linden Wood and no two are ever identical!) This Grandfather Frost (as he is called in Russia) is made in Sergei Posad, Russia, and is signed by the artist. The Santa measures approximately 11.25 inches tall by 5.25 inches wide.
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