September 18, 2022 at 11:56 AM
Vintage Soviet figurine Fortune Telling on a Chamomile Unique Style Ukrainian Porcelain Factory Slavic Figurines
A figurine from one of the oldest settlements in Volyn (X century), the city of Polonnoe, Khmelnytsky region. In the catalog “Soviet porcelain. 1930 - 1986 "it is called" Ukrainian girl with a flower "(N76), in other catalogs it has a lyrical name:" Loves or dislikes. " Very good condition, no chips or cracks The name is associated with an old slavic custom called fortune telling. This fortune-telling has been going on for many centuries - this is how girls guess at their betrothed or just beloved. And from time immemorial, daisies have been the main advisers in these important girlish issues. This porcelain figurine "Fortune-telling on a camomile" dates back to the 70s-80s of the 20th century. Then, together with new sculptors and artists, a new logo in the form of a stylized swan came to the plant. Everything in the appearance of this girl speaks of her bright feeling. And chamomile with its petal will leave hope in the heart - "Loves!". And there is still a whole life ahead! This delicate porcelain image is a reminder of a happy youth, a time of hopes and achievements. The preservation of this rare vintage figurine is very good.