Matryoshka Nesting Dolls
The word Matryoshka is related to the Russian word mat’, meaning
“mother.” The symbolism is obvious, as each doll has one daughter
inside, and then another. The nesting dolls are also sometimes spelled
Matrioshka, Matreshka, Matushka or Babushka Dolls. Regardless of the
spelling this unique form of Russian art is very popular and is a
symbol of Russia and Russian culture. Browse through our wide selection of hand painted beautifuli Russian Matryoshka dolls. These dolls make great gifts for any occassion and any one. Either a child's toy or an addition to a museum quality collection!