Santa Claus (Санта Клаус) Roly Poly Chime Doll. A mellifluous chime sound is emitted from this detailed traditional Christmas theme roly poly. These have many different names, including "nevalyashka"(неваляшка), "vanka-vstanka" (ванька-встанька) and the descriptive roly-poly chime doll. Lots of nice painted enhancements including potal decoration ("поталь" is a form of gold foil decoration that imitates gilding), a clock, a snowman, a Christmas tree, a teddy bear, a ring toy. Hand made and hand painted in Sergiev Posad about 25 years ago.
In excellent condition, signed with initials by the artist. Made in Russia label. Glossy finish. 4" in height, 3" across. 1 only.