Samovar is a part of life and destiny of Russian people, one of the well-known symbols of Old-time Russia.
|Samovar, Lilia Dolganova, 1997|
|Merchant's wife by Boris Kustodiev, 1915|
|Maidens with samovar, Stanislav Babuk, 2004|
|Teatime by Anna Silivonchik,|
Though, originally samovars were made of metalls, to my mind to suit the idea of Russian Blackwork, it should be crimson when talk about embroidery.
What do you think of it?