Lupita NAJACO Doll/Figurine Basket Corn Mexican Folk Art Collectible Decor Plum

$ 58.99
  • "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll/Figurine

  • The figurine is 11" tall.
  • She is 4" (shoulder to shoulder)
  • It is 7" across at base.

  • This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.

  • This doll is a female carrying a ceramic woven basket of ceramic corn.

  • The Lupita has two buns with flowers in her hair.
  • Her skirt is hand painted with a couple looking at the moon.

  • Lupita or Lupito is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita/Lupito was given to each figurine.
  • The family proudly makes each figurine and is painted by hand.

  • Najaco dolls are made in Tonalá, Jalisco.
  • In 1992, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people's daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits.

  • 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.

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