Lupita Najaco Ceramic Figurine Charro/Horse Man Folk Art White
- Authentic Charro Mexican Ceramic Figurine
- Tall- 12 1/2"
- Tall with Stand-13"
- Shoulder to Shoulder- 3 1/2"
- This White figurine has beautiful detailed clothes, hat and rope of a Charro/horseman.
- He is standing on a wood platform with a lasso in his hands.
- The Charro is a traditional horseman of high status and elegant and daring horse-riding skills.
- A charro is a traditional horseman from Mexico, originating in the central regions primarily in the states of Hidalgo, Nayarit, Jalisco, Colima, Michoacán, Zacatecas, Durango, Chihuahua, Aguascalientes, Querétaro, Guanajuato and Mexico State.
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- Lupita or Lupito is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita was given to each figurine.
- Najaco dolls are made in Tonalá, Jalisco. in 1992, the Arana family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people doing daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits.
- This folk art is full of colored detail. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted and signed/initialed by Mexican artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.