Russian Folk Costumes Paper Dolls

By: Ming-Ju Sun

Price: $5.95

Quantity: 5 available

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Dress 2 figures in 16 finely detailed costumes worn at folk festivals during the late-19th and early-20th centuries in former republics of the Soviet Union. Wardrobes include beautifully embroidered shawls, skirts, tunics, trousers, and long coats from Russia, Estonia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and Tajikistan.

Title: Russian Folk Costumes Paper Dolls

Author: Ming-Ju Sun

Illustrator: Reg. Price: $5.95

Categories: Dress, Fashion, & Ornamentation, Russian, Russia,

Publisher: Dover Publications:

ISBN Number: 0486423905

ISBN Number 13: 9780486423906

Binding: paperback

Book Details: 32 pages, 9 1/4 x 12 1/4, Paper Dolls, paperback, Dover Publications

Seller ID: 423905

Description: This latest addition to Dover's paper doll collections focusing on folk costumes from around the world spotlights traditional apparel of Russia. An attractive young man and woman, accompanied by 16 finely detailed costumes, can be dressed in outfits representing a number of now-independent countries of the former Soviet Union. Included are festival costumes of the late-nineteenth- and early-twentieth century; a fur-trimmed robe; beautifully embroidered shawls, skirts, tunics, trousers, and long coats worn in Estonia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and Tajikistan. An excellent classroom teaching aid, this entertaining and educational collection will delight paper doll fans and folk costume enthusiasts of all ages. Dover Original. 2 dolls on gatefold cover. 16 costumes and accessories on 8 plates of lightweight stock. Notes.