Group lot of 5 Russian lacquer boxes. Russian, ca. late 20th century (Soviet - Federation eras). Boxes include various scenes and motifs, including Russian folktales, Christmas scenes (Father Christmas's Daughter and "Russian Amusements"), and even a nesting doll (Matryoshka). Hand painted and lacquered. Palekh and Kholuy. Good condition, minor wear. 2 5/16" to 4" long.
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