The fine details and beautiful artwork on these nesting dolls makes them a treasure to anyone who receives them. These are traditional nesting dolls, designed similar to the first nesting dolls created in the late 19th century Like the originals, these are carved from a single piece of wood, broken down into pieces. It is then hand carved and hand painted. These dolls all have exquisite features and brightly colored details. These hand carved beauties are made of linden wood, gouache and lacquer, and are imported.