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Lupita Doll Ceramic Mexican Folk Art Basket of Corn Red Dress #3

Lupita Doll Ceramic Mexican Folk Art Basket of Corn Red Dress #3

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  • "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll, Red Skirt with Basket of Corn
  • The figurine is 12" tall
  • 6-1/4" wide (at the base).
  • She is 4 1/4" (shoulder to shoulder)
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  • This ceramic doll is made by a family in Tonala, Mexico.
  • This doll is holding a woven basket selling fresh corn.
  • Her dress is red with a hand painting of a couple looking into the distance.
  • Her Hair is in a Pony Tail, with a Comb and Flowers
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  • Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita was given to each figurine.
    The family proudly manufactures each figurine and is painted by hand.
  •  Najaco dolls were began 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.
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