Grandfather Frost with Owl Staff (Дед Мороз с Совой). Grandfather Frost wields a staff on top of which rests an owl. The owl, a symbol of wisdom and protection. The owl helps to guide Grandfather Frost, who is laden with a snowflake covered blue gift bag, from out of the forest. A small Christmas tree is attached to the bottom of the carving. A ornamental gold belt completes the appearance of this unusual wizardly Grandfather Frost carving from Russia. Fully carved and painted. 9" in height. 1 left.