How old is Matrioshka?

By |2013-02-02T23:45:14+00:00February 2nd, 2013|Categories: Fun|Tags: , , |

Most people think that the history of a Matrioshka doll lies deep in Russia; however, the truth is that the first nesting doll actually came from Japan. In the end of the 19th century, a woman brought a figure doll of a Japanese saint - Fukuruma - to Russia. The doll was made of two pieces [...]