Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Santa Playing a Balalaika with Animals Listening

(postcard reads: С Новым годом = Happy New Year)

Santa playing a Balalaika (guitar like instrument) with a young girl, a bear, rabbit, squirrel, hedgehog and a snake wearing a bonnet.

postmarked in 2013 with two stamps from Russia

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The balalaika is a Russian folk stringed musical instrument with a characteristic triangular body and three strings.

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