Romania Olt Calusar Dancer Doll by Arta Crisana
Romanian male doll dressed in traditional dancing costume of the Olt county. He is dancing the calus, the most well known folk dance of Romania. Men dancing the calus are called calusari, one dancer is a calusar. No label but this doll was identified by the present owner NCDC as being a calusar. Size around 23 cm.
Arta Crisana was founded in 1968 and is located in Oradea. This company is specialized in producing folk art like regional dolls, traditional costumes and rugs.