It has become a symbol of Russia and is widely employed in folkloric scenes, movies (such as Doctor Zhivago), paintings, and literature. It first appeared in the 18th century and was mainly used for postal services, for transporting passengers, and later in festivities like weddings. The Russian troika is known for its high speed (they can go up to 50 kilometers an hour) and the experience is often compared to flying. The item "Vintage Palekh Russian Lacquer Trinket Box 1984 Troika Scene With COA" is in sale since Thursday, March 08, 2018.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian". The seller is "treasuredart" and is located in Sarasota, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.