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Sweet Matryoshka Art Folk doll Reserved for Anna N. - Fabric Doll Rag Doll Girl with Satchel cute doll

A traditional Ukrainian doll called MOTANKA. They draw no faces (no eyes, nose, mouth) to let small children develope their imagination and think of the doll`s emotions while playing with the doll. A sample from the Doll Salon (craft show) held in Kiev, Ukraine.

A traditional Ukrainian doll called MOTANKA. A sample from the Doll Salon (craft show) held in Kiev

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Here is a collection of the beautiful Russian Rag Dolls. There are links to each doll pictured plus links to sites to learn more about the dolls.

Merlin and Rebecca: Hutsul and Pysanka Museums

We are in the city of Kolomyia (Коломия), in south-western Ukraine, just where the land begins to rise up into the Carpathian mountains.

The doll in the traditional clothing of Rivne region, Ukraine. Yuri Melnychuk's work.

Motanka in traditional clothing of Rivne region, Ukraine.

Handmade fabric doll with embroidered face and body by ESZTERDA

Handmade fabric doll with embroidered face and body in white - wedding doll.

Traditional Ukrainian motanka doll by Olena Oriekhova #art #Ukraine #crafts

Traditional Ukrainian motanka doll by Olena Oriekhova

une jolie poupée russe pour changer .... pas d'explication c'est bien dommage

une jolie poupée russe pour changer .... pas d'explication c'est bien dommage

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Motanka-doll is a Ukrainian people’s doll, symbol of women’s wisdom and family bounds. Motanka is made by winding only, it has no face and keeps the warmth of people’s hands, love and care with which it’s made. Not by chance has motanka-doll no face. It is either faceless or there is a cross in the place of the face representing the solar sign, the symbol of the Sun. It is believed to be a symbol of well-being and a very strong charm.

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Motanka-doll is a Ukrainian people’s doll, symbol of women’s wisdom and family bounds. Motanka is made by winding only, it has no face and keeps the warmth of people’s hands, love and care with which it’s made. Not by chance has motanka-doll no face. It is either faceless or there is a cross in the place of the face representing the solar sign, the symbol of the Sun. It is believed to be a symbol of well-being and a very strong charm.