Lupita Ceramic Doll/Figurine Mexico Folk Art Basket Nopales Lilac

$ 58.99
  • Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Basket of Nopales (Cacti) 
  • The figurine is 11 1/2" tall.
  • She is 4" (shoulder to shoulder)
  • Base- 6 1/4" x 5".
  • This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
  • This doll/Figurine is carrying a basket full of Nopales/Cacti.
  • Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita was given to each figurine.
  • Her skirt is a beautiful Lilac color. (color lilac is brighter in person)
  • The apron shows a man harvesting cacti.
  • She has two braids tails with flowers and bows in her hair.
  • The family proudly creates each figurine and signed or initialed by each artisan.
  • 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.
  • This folk art is full of colorful 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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