Lupita NAJACO Ceramic Doll Platter w Fish Mexican Lime Green #2
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Holding Platter with Fish.
- The figurine is 11 1/2" tall
- 6" wide (at the base).
- She is 4 1/2" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- The doll/figurine is carrying a platter with a colorful fish on it.
- The skirt is painted a lovely Lime Green color.
- The apron has a hand painted a man fishing by a lake.
This doll has two looped braids with flowers in her hair.
- The Lupita is hand painted by Mexican artisans, each detail is hand painted and each doll is initialed or signed by the artisan.
Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita was given to each figurine.
- Najaco dolls are created in Tonalá, Jalisco.
In 1992, the 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 by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.