VIDEO: www.youtube com/watch?v=OXP2htOi-y8. Awesome Vintage Handmade Russian Khokhloma Folk Art Cup/Mug. Khokhloma first appeared in the second half of the 17th century in what is today known as the Koverninsky District of the Nizhny Novgorod Oblast. The handicraft was named Khokhloma after a trade settlement in the same oblast, where craftsmen had been known for making and selling their handmade goods between the 18th and early 20th centuries. The making of khokhloma was first mentioned in 1659 in the letter of a boyar called Morozov. Rich floral patterns of red, gold, and black are hand-painted and lacquered on carved wood. Decorated with an amazing floral design. Use them as cups or mug(good for drinking from them), flower blossom holders, or simply to add a splash of vibrant rich colors to any room. Great vintage condition. No chips or flows. Capacity: 200ml(6. 3/4oz). Measures: Cup - 6. 8cm(2. 7"") in diameter x 7. 8cm(3"") in height . Shipping:. All items are shipped via priority air mail with tracking number. Usually i send order next day if it's not Sunday or National Holiday day. Shipping usually takes :. - EU: up to 1-2 weeks. - US: up to 1-3 weeks. - Everywhere Else: up to 1-4 weeks. Please make the purchase deliberately. I give the most accurate description of the products in my shop. Don't hesitate to contact me if you have questions or suggestions . If you want buy 2 or more items feel free to ask discount price. Thank you for visiting my shop and interested in my items!