Lupita Najaco Ceramic Doll/Figurine Pottery Mexican Pulque Seller Mustard #2
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Selling Pulque
- The figurine is 11-1/2" tall
- 6" wide (at the base).
- She is 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- The doll/figurine is carrying a basket with Pulque and a cup.
- The drink is a Mexican alcoholic drink made by fermenting sap from the maguey.
- The artisan painted a man working on a maguey farm along with a beautiful back grown.
- This doll has her hair in two pony tails 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 colorful details. 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 from one to another.