Lupita Najaco Ceramic Doll/Figurine Shepherdess Hat Mexican Folk Art Décor Pink
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll, Shepherdess
- The figurine is 11 1/2" tall
- 7" wide (at the base).
- She is 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- This doll is a Pastora or a Shepherdess.
- She is holding a shepherds crook and a water container.
- The pink skirt has a hand painted apron with a shepherd.
- The Lupita has two braids with polka-dot bows and a sun hat with flowers.
- The Lupita comes in many styles and colors.
- 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 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 and is initialed or signed.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations from one to another.