"Lupita" Najaco Doll Ceramic Figurine "Sitting Pulquera" Mustard Dress
"Lupita" Doll in Mustard Skirt, Sitting, selling Pulque.
The figurine is 9 1/2" tall.
It is 5" x 5" wide at the base.
Her hair is in a Braid Wrapped around her head, with Flowers
Please note all details; this figurine has been hand painted and signed by the artisan. The Mustard Skirt shows a man harvesting the Agave Cactus in preparation for fermentation, surrounded by a beautiful Mexican outdoor scene.
Pulque is an alcoholic beverage made from the fermented sap of the maguey (agave) plant. It is traditional to central Mexico, where it has been produced for millennia.
Najaco were born in Tonalá, Jalisco in 1992, at the beginning, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people's daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits. Each figurine shows a figurine either going to cut nopals, a seller of apples, vegetables, flowers, birds, the shepherd or the traditional pulquero, thus showing the beauty of the streets of a town.
In short, typical women or men doing their chores from the past and even now.
Each doll is a model of Mexican woman's beauty.
This folk art is full of colored detail. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted by artisans.
Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.