The top half of a painted wooden Russian doll. This half of the doll depicts the upper body of a peasant woman. The woman wears a red headscarf and carries a bunch of flowers and also what looks like a toadstool. She is also wearing a blue and yellow outfit. This doll is part of a set of nesting dolls.
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