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Lupita Najaco Ceramic Clay Doll/Figurine Tortilla Maker Mexican Folk Art Yellow

$ 58.99
  • "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Tortilla Maker
  • The figurine is 10 1/2" tall
  • 9 1/4 x 7" ( base).
  • She is 3 1/2" (shoulder to shoulder).
  • This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
  • The doll/ figurine is making tortillas. The details are wonderful.
  • Her yellow skirt is painted with a Monarch Butterfly.
  • Her hair is in a Bun with Flowers.
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  • The Lupita is hand painted by Mexican artisans. 
  • All the Lupita's are signed by the artisans.
  • Individual Lupita dolls may have some details different from the pictures.
  • Lupita 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 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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